Dr. Pernoon is onsite from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 pm daily. He is best reached via email before 5PM for a guaranteed response that day.
He is a 1993 graduate of San Dieguito High School in Cardiff-by-the-Sea, CA. He attended San Francisco State University (BA, 1997, Cum Laude), California State University, Northridge (Secondary Teaching Credential in English, 2001), and San Diego State University (MA, 2007, Cum Laude). He completed a PhD in Critical Studies in the award winning UCLA Theater, Film, and Television Department in September 2013.
He has over a decade of involvement with CCUSD, including serving as Director of Theatre in the Academy of Visual and Performing Arts.
He has taught courses for various universities since 2007.
Select awards and recognitions include:
• 2013 Kopelson Fund Award, UCLA
• 2012 Executive Board Award, UCLA
• 2010 Aaron Curtis Award, UCLA
• 2003 Marion Ross Award, SDSU
• 2001 Outstanding Student Teacher of the Year, CSUN Department of
• 1996 Jules Irving Award, SDSU