Dr. Kobsa's research lies in the areas of user modeling and personalized systems (with applications in the areas of information environments, expert finders, and user interfaces for disabled and elderly people), privacy, and in information visualization. He is the editor of "User Modeling and User-Adapted Interaction: The Journal of Personalization Research", edited several books and authored numerous publications in the areas of user-adaptive systems, human-computer interaction and knowledge representation.
- Interactive & Collaborative Technology: Human-Computer Interaction / Computer Supported Cooperative Work
- Security & Cryptography
- Educational Technology
- Ubiquitous Computing