Associate Dean for Faculty Research and Development Director of the Center for Interdisciplinary Teaching and Learning Professor of Humanities, College of General Studies
Professor McKnight is a Professor of Humanities as well as Director of the Center for Interdisciplinary Teaching and Learning. Her research focuses on Victorian studies, gender studies and general education. Her teaching emphasis is on survey literature and art courses, Victorian studies, creative writing and ethical philosophy. Professor McKnight is the author of Idiots, Madmen and Other Prisoners in Dickens as well as Suffering Mothers in Mid-Victorian Novels.