paul schneider

Paul Schneider

Chair, Department of Film & Television

About Paul Schneider

Professor Schneider has been a director and producer of television, film and theater. He has directed more than 30 movies for television and numerous television episodes. His work has been broadcast on CBS, ABC, NBC, the Fox network, the Disney Channel, Lifetime, PBS and the Animal Planet Channel. Episodic work includes JAG, L.A. Law and Beverly Hills 90210, as well as episodes of various daytime serials. His theater work includes productions for the New York Shakespeare Festival under Joseph Papp, the Manhattan Theater Club and Playwrights Horizons.


  • BA, Stanford University
  • MFA, Columbia University
  • MFA, The American Film Institute