- B.A., film and video, Columbia College, Chicago, 2000
- M.F.A., cinematography, American Film Institute, 2002
"I enjoy being able to guide young talent, and I hope to help them become better filmmakers."Joerg Schodl | Film and television professor
Awards, recognition and honors
Numerous awards for the film "The Mexican Dream"
Professor, California State University, Northridge; Photo-Sonics and Phantom high-speed camera technician