English and Journalism

Lisa Kernek

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

Email l-kernek@wiu.edu
Office 226I Simpkins Hall:
Office hours MW 12-1:30, F 9:30-10:30 (FALL 14)

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.