Michael Sobolev is a behavioral scientist with a focus on technology, behavior change, and health.
Research interests include behavioral design of technology, behavior change and digital nudging, mobile health (mHealth), and behavioral data science.
Previously a Postdoctoral Fellow in Computer and Information Science at Cornell Tech (2017-2021) and Postdoctoral Fellow in Health Technology and Digital Innovation at Northwell Health (2019-2021) in New York City.
The secret to happiness is low expectations and a good cup of coffee.
Delivered a keynote lecture on "Digital Nudging: Personalization and Optimization" at the IEEE ICDM workshop on AI for Nudging and Personalization.
My work on "Behavioral Science in the Wild: The Digital Nudge" at the Rotman Management Magazine
Check out our workshop on AI for Behavior Change (AI4BC) at AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-23). Submit your papers by Nov 18, 2023.
Check out the ShineLA website. ShineLA is a public health research initiative designed to increase physical activity levels among Los Angeles residents.
Awarded an Community Outreach and Engagement (CEO) grant from Cedars-Sinai Cancer to study digital therapeutics for smoking cessation in LA county (with Datta)
Check out our workshop on Healthy Interfaces (HEALTHI) at the 27th Annual Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI-22).
Deborah Estrin (Cornell Tech)
Inbal (Billie) Nahum-Shani (U of Michigan)
David Wetter (U of Utah)
Ori Plonsky (Technion)
Alex Adams (Georgia Tech)
Sarah Salvy (Cedars-Sinai)
Gillian Gresham (Cedras-Sinai)
Robert Haile (Cedars-Sinai)
Geetanjali Datta (Cedars-Sinai)
Patrycja Sleboda (USC)
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Partnership to End Addiction