Cert. in Research and Development in Curriculum and Instructional Development, Colombo Plan Staff College for Technician Education (CPSC), Manila, Philippines (1993)
Cert. in Management Information System (MIS) for Vocational and Technical Education Managers, Southeast Asia Ministers of Education Organization, Regional Center for Vocational and Technical Education (SEMEO/VOTECH), Brunei Darussalam, (1997)
Krismant Whattananarong is a full professor of technical education technology and a legal consultant. He has taught research in vocational/technical education and technology, administration of resources programs, philosophy of vocational/technical education, trends and issues in technical education technology, diffusion of innovations, and didactic for vocational/occupational training. He has been a major advisor of graduate students, both Master’s degree and Ph.D. students for over 25 years. His books and research publications have ranged from research and theories in innovations and educational technology to vocational/technical education and vocational competency. His primary focus has been on research and development in innovations and technology for education, vocational education and training (VET). His current interests are in the use of information technology in education, human resources development, quality assurance in vocational education and training, vocational skill development, work habit and work attitude training.
He is a member of university councils and academic councils both in public and private universities. There are varieties of his works pertaining to educational administration and academic affair, research auditor, reader, academic title examiner, committee chairman, legal advisor, etc. His many publications are in the form of research papers, academic papers, text books, books, weblog, website (https://www.krismant.com), and articles on online newspaper (https://www.thairath.co.th). He has also conducted research on the implementation of educational technology with focus on developing models to support meaningful and successful adaptations in diverse contexts.
In the academic social services, he was a director of animation film “The Buddha” in the year 2007. Prior to this, he was an advisor for animation series, educational media and speakers for many organizations. He was the founder of K-Radio 93.25 MHz, a university radio station in 2007. At present, he is a government officer in the autonomous university (KMUTNB) and continues to serve as a speaker, radio DJ, and advisor for the varieties of academic social events.
Whattananarong, Krismant. (1992.) “Occupational Education in Community College, U.S.A.” The Journal of King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology North Bangkok. Vol. 2, No.3, December 1992, pp. 64-71.
Whattananarong, Krismant. (1999). “A Tracer Study to Aid Re-evaluation of the Second Vocational Education Project of Asian Development Bank (Loan No. 441-THA[SF] in Thailand. ” The Journal of The National Research Council of Thailand. Vol. 31, Nos. 1/2, January-December, 1999.
Whattananarong, Krismant. (2000). Statistics and Research Logic. Department of Technological Education, Faculty of Technical Education, King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology North Bangkok, pp. 143.
Whattananarong, Krismant. (2000). “An Analysis of Student Evaluation Criteria for Teacher Performance at King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology North Bangkok.” Proceeding of the International Conference Theme: Education Research for Empowerment, Faculty of Education, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 10-12 November, 2000.
Whattananarong, Krismant. (2001). “An In-depth Study on the Cooperation of Vocational Colleges and Companies in the DVT Program to Identify Major Strong Points in the Institution-Industries Linkages with Recommendations for Drafting the New Vocational Education and Training Act. ” The Journal of The National Research Council of Thailand. Vol. 33, No. 2, July-December, 2001.
Wattananarong, Krismant. (2001). “Curriculum Development in Vocational/Technical Education and Skill Development.” Paper presented in a training project on Management of Skill Development at the Department of Skill Development, Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare, January 22, 2001.
Whattananarong, Krismant. (2004). “The Effects of Internet-Based Teaching and Learning Systems on Learners.” Paper presented at ED-MEDIA 2004 World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications held in Lugano, Switzerland, June 21-26’ 2004.
Whattananarong, Krismant. (2004). “The Effects of Internet-Based Teaching and Learning Systems on Learners.” The Journal of King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology North Bangkok. Vol. 14, No.3, Jul– Sep, 2004, pp. 32-39.
Whattananarong, Krismant. (2004). “An Experiment in the Use of Mobile Phones for Testing at King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology North Bangkok,” Paper presented at the International Conference on Making Educational Reform Happen: Learning from the Asian Experience & Comparative perspectives, Sofitel Central Plaza Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand, September 22-24, 2004.
Whattananarong, Krismant. (2005). “An Experiment in the Use of Mobile Phones for Testing at King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology North Bangkok,” The Journal of King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology North Bangkok. Vol. 15, No.1, January – March, 2005, pp. 45-50.