English and Journalism

Lisa Kernek

Assistant Professor
MS Journalism, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Email l-kernek@wiu.edu
Office 226I Simpkins Hall: 309-569-1270
Office hours TT 10-10:50, 12:20-1, F 8:50-9:50 (SP 15)

Lisa Kernek joined the journalism program in 2006 and teaches news reporting and photojournalism. Before coming to WIU, she worked as a newspaper reporter for The State Journal-Register in Springfield, Ill., for 12 years, and at smaller papers before that. She is the faculty adviser for WIU's student chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.