|Born||December 19, 1979|
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|2003||Ellsworth CC (OL/DL)|
|2004–2009||Northern Iowa (TE/RC)|
|2013||Philadelphia Eagles (Asst. DL)|
Erik Chinander (born December 19, 1979) is an American football coach. He is currently the defensive coordinator at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. He played college football for Iowa. He was also Scott Frost's defensive coordinator at UCF for two years, including the undefeated 2017 UCF team that was ranked No. 6 in the final AP Poll.