| John O. Schwenn|
| September 27, 1954 (age 62)
Rome, Georgia (1954-09-27) |
Florida State University
Emporia, Kansas, United States
Florida State University College of Music, Shorter University
David P. Cordle (born September 27, 1954 in Rome, Georgia) is an American professor and currently serves as Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Emporia State University, a position he has held since July 1, 2013. Cordle attended Shorter College for his bachelor's degree, and he received his master's and doctorate in Music from Florida State University.
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Cordle began his academic career at William Woods University in 1981 and then would go on to serve as the Music Department Chair from 1983–85. In 1986, Cordle moved from Missouri to Richmond, Virginia to serve as the Assistant Chair of the Music Department at Virginia Commonwealth University until 1989 when he was promoted to Associate Professor and Chair. In 1998, Cordle became the Dean of Longwood University's College of Arts and Sciences, and on July 1, 2005, Cordle began his eight-year tenure as the University of North Carolina at Wilmington's Liberal Arts dean.