Miyase Christensen (Ph.D. the University of Texas at Austin) is Professor of Media and Communication Studies at Stockholm University and Affiliated Professor at the Department of Philosophy and History of Technology, Science and Environment, the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden. Christensen is Director of Leading Environment in Global Media Studies and Politics of Mediated Communication at the Dept. Media Studies, Stockholm University.
Christensen is the Associate Editor of Annals of the International Communication Association and Annals of Crosscuts: Stockholm Environmental Film Festival, of which she is the co-founder. She has served as Editor-in-Chief of Popular Communication: International Journal of Media and Culture and as Chair of the Ethnicity and Race in Communication Division of ICA. Her previous posts also include Visiting Senior Fellow at the LSE London School of Economic and Guest Professor at KTH the Royal Institute of Technology.
Currently, Christensen serves as the Chair of the International Communication Association's Sustainability Committee and a member of the the Global Arctic Mission Council of the Arctic Circle Assembly.