Dr. Don Cardinal
- California State University, Fullerton, Bachelor of Arts
California State University, Fullerton, Master of Science
The Claremont Graduate University, Ph.D.
- Dr. Donald N. Cardinal has been dean of the College of Educational Studies at Chapman University, Orange, CA, since 2002. Previously, Dr. Cardinal served as professor and Director of the Center for Educational and Social Equity and Director of Special Education at Chapman University where he has worked since 1988. Dr. Cardinal began his career in the area of business finance. In 1974, seeking greater purpose and passion, Don embarked on a career as teacher and administrator in programs serving people with severe and profound disabilities. Dr. Cardinal is author of many books and articles in the area of disability, program evaluation and analytical perspectives of education.