Peter Brusilovsky is an Associate Professor of Information Science and Intelligent Systems at the University of Pittsburgh, where he directs Personalized Adaptive Web Systems (PAWS) lab. Peter has been working in the field of adaptive educational systems, user modeling, and intelligent user interfaces for more than 20 years. He published numerous papers and edited several books on adaptive hypermedia and the adaptive Web. He was holding visiting faculty appointments at the Moscow State University (Russia), Sussex University (UK), Tokyo Denki University (Japan), University of Trier (Germany), Free University of Bolzano (Italy), National College of Ireland, and Carnegie Mellon University.
Peter is the Associate Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Transactions on Learning Technologies and a board member of several journals including User Modeling and User Adapted Interaction, ACM Transactions on the Web, and Web Intelligence and Agent Systems. He is also the current President of User Modeling Inc., a professional association of user modeling researchers.
Peter is a recipient of several research fellowships and awards including Alexander von Humboldt, NSF CAREER, and ETS Walton awards. He was awarded a Doctor honoris causa degree by the Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava.
Adaptive Web systems, Social Web, adaptive hypermedia, user and student modeling, adaptive information systems, intelligent tutoring systems, e-learning, information visualization, intelligent user interfaces