Linda Cordell has been teaching in and around Pennsylvania since 2004, with full-time stints at Edinboro University and Kutztown University, both in Pennsylvania. Currently, she is Adjunct Assistant Professor at University of the Arts in Philadelphia. Cordell received her BFA from New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, and her MFA from Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge. Her work has been exhibited in the Cheongju International Craft Biennale at the National Cheongju Museum, South Korea; the Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, Massachusetts; and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas; among others. She is a 1998 recipient of an Evelyn Shapiro Foundation Fellowship and a 2003 Pew Fellowship in the Arts in the category of crafts.