Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Sylvia Kritzinger
Summer term 2020
210081 VO BAK13: SpezialVO State Activity, Policy and Governance Analyses - Theories of public opinion and voting behaviour
210125 SE M7: State Activity, Policy and Governance Analyses - Politics and Populism
210126 SE M7: State Activity, Policy and Governance Analyses - Political Sozialization
Summer term 2019
210125 SE M7: State Activity, Policy and Governance Analyses - Representation and Inequality
210126 SE M7: State Activity, Policy and Governance Analyses - Political Socialization, political communication and political participation
Aichholzer, J., & Kritzinger, S. (2020). Voting at 16 in Practice: A Review of the Austrian Case. In J. Eichhorn, & J. Bergh (Eds.), Lowering the Voting Age to 16: Learning from Real Experiences Worldwide (pp. 81-101). Palgrave Macmillan. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-32541-1_5


Kritzinger, S., Plescia, C., & Spoon, J-J. (2019). Assigning blame in multiparty governments. Paper presented at Democracy Divided? People, Politicians and the Politics of Populism, Wien, Austria.
In preparation

Holzleithner, E., Aichholzer, J., Friesl, C., Glavanovits, J., Hajdinjak, S., Kritzinger, S., ... Wolf, M. (2019). Die Einbettung der Wertedebatte: Ein interdisziplinärer Positionierungsversuch und seine empirischen Folgen. In J. Aichholzer, C. Friesl, S. Hajdinjak, & S. Kritzinger (Eds.), Quo Vadis, Österreich?: Wertewandel zwischen 1990 und 2018 (pp. 12-35). Czernin Verlag.



Kritzinger, S., & Plescia, C. (2019). Austria: An election overshadowed by Ibiza-gate? In The European Parliament Elections of 2019 Roma: CISE-LUISS University Press.

Kritzinger, S. (Editorial Journalist), Aichholzer, J. (Author), Glavanovits, J. (Author), Hajdinjak, S. (Author), Klaiber, J. (Author), Seewann, L. (Author), ... Zulehner, P. M. (Author). (2019). European Values Study 1990-2018 Austria Longitudinal Data (SUF edition). Software or database, AUSSDA: . Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.11587/C4YBOT


Plescia, C., Wilhelm, J., & Kritzinger, S. (Accepted/In press). First-Order Breakthrough or Still Second Order? An assessment of the 2019 EP elections. Paper presented at ECPR General Conference, Wrocław 2019, Wrocław, Poland.
Accepted/In press



Hajdinjak, S., Glavanovits, J., & Kritzinger, S. (2019). Österreich und die Europäische Union: EU-Einstellungen und europäische Identität. In J. Aichholzer, C. Friesl, S. Hajdinjak, & S. Kritzinger (Eds.), Quo vadis, Österreich?: Wertewandel zwischen 1990 und 2018 (pp. 206-241). Wien: Czernin Verlag.


Hajdinjak, S., Glavanovits, J., & Kritzinger, S. (2019). Politik und Demokratie: Die ÖsterreicherInnen und Österreicher und ihr politisches System. In Quo vadis, Österreich? Wertewandel zwischen 1990 und 2018 (pp. 135-173). Wien: Czernin Verlag.

Glavanovits, J., Gründl, J., Kritzinger, S., & Oberluggauer, P. (2019). Politische Partizipation. In J. Bacher, A. Grausgruber, M. Haller, F. Höllinger, D. Prandner, & R. Verwiebe (Eds.), Sozialstruktur und Wertewandel in Österreich: Trends 1986-2016 (pp. 439-456). Wiesbaden: Springer.


Aichholzer, J., Glavanovits, J., Kritzinger, S., & Zeglovits, E. (2019). Transmission von Werten in der politischen Sozialisation: Eine quantitative Fallstudie von Mutter-Kind-Paaren in Österreich. In Werte und Wertebildung aus interdisziplinärer Perspektive (pp. 217-238). Wiesbaden: Springer VS.



Austria and Hungary: The European Parliament Elections 2019 and Citizens' Perspectives

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
7 Nov 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


The 2019 European Parliament Elections

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
18 Oct 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


'Unsere Werte' Welche Werte sind das eigentlich?

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
17 Oct 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


Wertewandel? Die Europäische Wertestudie 1990-2018

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
15 Oct 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


European Citizens and the Future: European Parliament Elections and Citizens’ Perspectives

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
31 Jul 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Representation challenged: responsiveness, responsibility and populist parties’

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
10 Jul 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Women’s perspectives over time: Findings from the European Value Survey 2018

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
8 Mar 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


Putting turnout at voting age 16 in context

Julian Aichholzer (Speaker), Sylvia Kritzinger (Contributor), Eva Zeglovits (Contributor)
2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Flawed elections and young voters' trust in democracy

Jakob-Moritz Eberl (Speaker), Konstantin Glinitzer (Speaker), Veronika Heider (Speaker), Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker), Markus Wagner (Speaker)
1 Dec 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Improving Recall of Past Political Behaviour: Results from a question-wording Experiment in Austria, Germany and the UK

Carolina Plescia (Contributor), Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker), Markus Wagner (Contributor)
6 Sep 20179 Sep 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Flawed elections and young voters’ trust in democracy: The case of the 2016 Austrian presidential election

Jakob-Moritz Eberl (Speaker), Konstantin Glinitzer (Speaker), Veronika Heider (Speaker), Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker), Markus Wagner (Speaker)
22 Jun 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Intra-cabinet and intra-party conflict and retrospective voting

Carolina Plescia (Speaker), Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
22 Jun 201724 Jun 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Wählen mit 16

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
5 Nov 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Ziele und Herausforderungen einer österreichischen Plattform für Umfragen, Methoden und empirische Analysen (PUMA)

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
4 Dec 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Nationalratswahl 2013: Was hat Österreich bewegt?

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
20 Nov 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The influence of news media stories on public EU support: story and actor evaluation as driving forces

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
5 Sep 20137 Sep 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Information, Party Placement and Electoral Competition

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
12 Mar 201316 Mar 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Religious Voting in Austria: Determinants and Developments

Sylvia Kritzinger (Contributor)
11 Jan 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Support for the FPÖ and its repercussion for the established mainstream parties SPÖ and ÖVP

Sylvia Kritzinger (Invited speaker)
22 Nov 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Sequencing Effekte: Links‐Rechts‐Positionierung und weitere Instrumententests in AUTNES

Sylvia Kritzinger (Contributor)
9 Nov 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


EU issue voting

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
1 Nov 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


In the Long-run to the Short-term. Explanations of voting behaviour shifting from social to the political context.

Sylvia Kritzinger (Contributor)
9 Jul 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Reducing overreporting of voter turnout in seven European countries – results from a survey experiment

Sylvia Kritzinger (Contributor)
17 May 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Demokratie, Repräsentation, Wahlen: Umfragetechnische Erfassung und vorhandene Datensätze’

Sylvia Kritzinger (Invited speaker)
27 Apr 2012

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In the Long-run to the Short-term – and back? Explanations of voting behaviour shifting from social to the political context.

Sylvia Kritzinger (Contributor)
2 Mar 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Religion and vote choice: Evidence from Austria

Sylvia Kritzinger (Contributor)
2 Feb 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Forschungsmethoden in der Wahlforschung

Sylvia Kritzinger (Invited speaker)
16 Jan 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


How are they different? Comparing supporters of the radical right and mainstream parties in Austria

Sylvia Kritzinger (Contributor)
2 Dec 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Religion und Wahlverhalten in Österreich

Sylvia Kritzinger (Contributor)
2 Dec 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Instrumententest Wahlbeteiligungsreporting

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
24 Nov 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Instrumententests mit kognitiven Pretest Interviews

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
24 Nov 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Voting at 16: Turnout and the Quality of Vote Choice

Sylvia Kritzinger (Invited speaker)
20 Oct 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Voting at 16: Turnout and the Quality of Vote Choice

Sylvia Kritzinger (Invited speaker)
17 Oct 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The State of Electoral Studies in Europe

Sylvia Kritzinger (Invited speaker)
13 Sep 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Reducing Overreporting in the Voter Turnout Question

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
18 Jul 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Zum Politikverständnis der ÖsterreicherInnen

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
6 May 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Regional Impact on Congruence

Sylvia Kritzinger (Invited speaker)
5 Apr 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Meaningful Choice?

Sylvia Kritzinger (Invited speaker)
23 Mar 2011

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The State of Electoral Studies in Europe

Sylvia Kritzinger (Invited speaker)
18 Feb 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Regional Differences in Congruence between Voter and Government

Sylvia Kritzinger (Contributor)
13 Jan 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Regional Differences in Congruence between Voter and Government

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
13 Jan 201114 Jan 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Meaningful Choices? Voter perceptions of party positions in European Elections

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
19 Nov 2010

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Voters’ dimensionality of political issues space in 15 countries

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
12 Sep 2010

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Voting at 16

Sylvia Kritzinger (Contributor)
11 Jun 2010

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Trust in Legal Institutions

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
29 Apr 2010

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Meaningful Choices? Voter perceptions of party positions in European Elections

Sylvia Kritzinger (Contributor)
22 Apr 2010

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Issue voting in Austria

Sylvia Kritzinger (Contributor)
22 Mar 2010

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The Dimensionality of the Political Space

Sylvia Kritzinger (Invited speaker)
24 Nov 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Governance Modi und Interessen

Sylvia Kritzinger (Invited speaker)
12 Oct 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Innovation und Governance: Der Einfluss von Interessen

Sylvia Kritzinger (Invited speaker)
8 Aug 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Kostendruck oder Qualitätssicherung? Gemischte Erhebungsinstrumente in der Umfrageforschung

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
1 Apr 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Applied Policy Research: Conflicts between Methods or Pluralism of Methods?

Sylvia Kritzinger (Speaker)
1 Sep 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Die Entwicklung einer Europäische Identität: eine statistische Analyse

Sylvia Kritzinger (Invited speaker)
13 Jun 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Changes in the Political Space? Parties' Positions due to European Integration

Sylvia Kritzinger (Invited speaker)
7 May 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Public Opinion and European Identity

Sylvia Kritzinger (Invited speaker)
25 Mar 2008

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


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