Department of Art and Design

Faculty and Staff


Jenny Knavel

Professor, Photography
MFA, University of Wisconsin
Office: 25(A) Garwood Hall

About the Artist

Jenny Knavel started teaching at Western Illinois University in the fall of 1999. She was a visiting assistant professor at Northern Illinois University from 1998 – 1999, and an instructor of art at the Illinois Institute of Art in Chicago from 1997 - 1998. Currently, Jenny teaches drawing, design, and digital photography classes. She exhibits her art in regional and national shows, and is included in private and public collections.