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|Born||December 7, 1973|
|Alma mater||Drake University
Iowa State University
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|1998–1999||Iowa State (GA)|
|2002||Eastern Illinois (DL/RC)|
|Administrative career (AD unless noted)|
|2000–2001||Iowa State (DFO)|
|Head coaching record|
Charles James Partridge (born December 7, 1973) is an American college football coach.
Partridge's first coaching experience was as a graduate assistant with the Drake Bulldogs and the Iowa State Cyclones. From there he became the defensive line coach of the Eastern Illinois Panthers. Partridge served as defensive line coach, linebackers coach, and special teams coordinator of the Pitt Panthers for five seasons before joining the Wisconsin Badgers. He was named co-defensive coordinator at Wisconsin in January 2011. On December 15, 2012 the University of Arkansas announced the hiring of Partridge as the defensive line coach. Partridge was widely credited as Wisconsin's lead recruiter in the state of Florida, and helped land five-star running back Alex Collins for the Razorbacks in his first two months on the job. Partridge followed former Wisconsin Badgers head coach Bret Bielema to Arkansas.
Partridge was hired as the head coach at Florida Atlantic on December 16, 2013. He was fired on November 27, 2016. On February 14, 2017 Partridge was announce as the defensive line coach at Pittsburgh.
Partridge is married with two children.
Head coaching record
|Florida Atlantic (Conference USA) (2014–2016)|
|2014||Florida Atlantic||3–9||2–6||7th (East)|
|2015||Florida Atlantic||3–9||3–5||6th (East)|
|2016||Florida Atlantic||3–9||2–6||T–6th (East)|