Candis Callison is a professor at the Graduate School for Journalism of the University of British Columbia in Canada. She holds a PhD in Science, Technology, and Society from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) un the United States. Before embarking on an academic career, she worked as a journalist for various American and Canadian TV and radio stations. She also made a film, Traditional Renaissance (1995), about her Aboriginal background. In 2015, her book How Climate Change Comes to Matter was published.