MxCC Is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F.

Middlesex Community College is a dynamic higher education unit with excellent educational programs and a strong commitment to diversity.  An understanding of the mission of the community college and a demonstrated ability to respond to and work with multiple constituencies are required for ALL positions at the college.

 Application Procedure (for all positions) is to send (e-mail preferred):

  • A letter of intent indicating the position for which you are applying
  • A current resume or CV
  • Copies of college transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable with applications; official copies of transcripts must be on file before final offers of employment can be made)
  • A completed Board of Regents Employment Application Form, including the names and contact information for three references. Download an application form here.
  • Note that some postings may also require that recommendation letters be submitted with the application packet.

 or fax (860) 343-5870.  If neither e-mail or fax is possible, please mail application packets to the address below:
Human Resources
Middlesex Community College
100 Training Hill Road
Middletown, CT 06457

Art – The area of Art being sought is for Part-Time Instructors for courses on sculpture, three-dimensional design, ceramic hand-building, art appreciation and metal and jewelry. Interested candidates should indicate their past teaching experience in relation to specific courses taught, semesters taught, and specify which college/university taught.

Minimum Qualifications:
• MA or MFA in Painting, Sculpture or Printmaking with a regional exhibition record
• OR Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of substantive professional experience and a minimum of 2 years of college teaching experience, ideally in a community college environment

Applicants who do not meet the minimum qualifications are encouraged to state in writing precisely how their background and experience have prepared them for the responsibilities of this position.  Exceptions to the degree requirements may be made for compelling reasons.

Computer Programming and Technology – Java programming, Computer Hardware. Master’s degree in Computer Engineering Technology, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology or related field. Alternative qualification for teaching Computer Hardware: Bachelor’s degree in one of the above fields with A+ Certification and a minimum of 5 years of substantive, relevant professional experience and a minimum of 2 years of teaching experience, ideally in a community college environment.

Computer Science 101 (Introduction to Computer Science)-A Master’s Degree in Computer Science or a related field providing successful completion of graduate-level computer science courses in the discipline, teaching experience is required.

Engineering-Engineering Statics and Dynamics, Circuit Analysis, Introduction to Engineering – A Master’s Degree in Engineering (or in a related field providing successful completion of graduate-level Engineering courses) and teaching experience are required.

English-Developmental Reading & Writing (all levels) and College Composition-A Master’s Degree in English or related field providing successful completion of graduate-level English courses, teaching experience is required.

Geography-Introductory study of human geography- Its emphasis is on the relevance of geographic concepts to human behavior, problems, and conditions.  Master’s degree in the discipline or Master’s Degree that includes 18 graduate hours in Geography. For classes beginning in January, 2016.

Manufacturing Machine Technology- Master’s degree in a related field such as Engineering, Industrial Management, and Technology Education is required. Previous teaching experience preferred. Alternate qualification would be considered such as a Bachelor of Science degree in a related field with a minimum of 5 years of professional experience, eligible to teach in the vocational technical system, eligible to teach Technology Education in public schools, or completion of an 8,000 hour apprenticeship in the metalworking trades. The instructor should possess the interpersonal skills and the technical expertise to teach manufacturing courses using a variety of delivery modes. Program courses include machining theory, the operation of tool room machinery (lathes, millers, and grinders), blueprint reading, shop math, computer aided drafting, CNC programming and machining, and quality assurance.

Mathematics-Developmental Math through Calculus -A Master’s Degree in Mathematics (or in a related field providing successful completion of graduate-level Math courses) and  teaching experience are required.

Science-Anatomy and Physiology, Biology, Chemistry, Physics (Course descriptions can be found on-line.)   A Master’s Degree in the discipline or a related field providing successful completion of graduate-level science courses in the discipline and teaching experience are required.

Spanish-Part-time instructor needed for Elementary Spanish I with Conversation and Elementary Spanish II with conversation.  Applicants should possess a master’s degree in Spanish and prior teaching experience, native or near-native command of the language, and a strong grammar background.

Veterinary Technology– Small Animal Veterinary Technology, Large Animal Veterinary Technology, and Principles of Pharmacology for Veterinary Technicians (Course descriptions can be found on-line.)   A Master’s Degree or higher in Animal Science or a related field or DVM/VMD that demonstrates successful completion of relevant graduate-level courses, teaching experience is preferred.

Please read the application procedure for part time lecturers below.

The college has an ongoing interest in applicants for future part time teaching opportunities (day, evening and weekends).  If you would like to be considered for the MxCC adjunct applicant pool, please read and follow the Application Procedure above. For adjunct faculty (part-time lecturer) positions, the letter of intent should include the name(s) of the course or courses that you are interested in teaching.  The list of courses offered at Middlesex can be found here.

Minimum Qualifications:
In addition to the understanding of the community college mission and the ability to work with multiple constituencies mentioned above, the standard minimum qualification for teaching positions is a Master’s degree in the discipline.  A preferred qualification is two years of experience teaching in the discipline at the college level. As of Fall 2014, a detailed catalogue of Minimum Hiring Qualifications for Adjunct Faculty has been adopted. It is organized alphabetically by subject area, and in certain cases provides alternate acceptable qualifications for specific courses. The Minimum Hiring Qualifications for Adjunct Faculty document is available here.

Applicants who do not meet the minimum qualifications as stated must put in writing precisely how their experience has prepared them for the responsibilities of the position.

Minimum Salary:
$1,546 per contact/credit hour

As needs are identified, qualified applicants with completed application packets will be contacted by Division Chairs or Program Coordinators.

Middlesex Community College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F. Protected Group Members are Strongly Encouraged to Apply.

Middlesex Community College, Meriden Center Enrichment Academy – Fall 2015

Do you have an academic expertise that you would like to share with high achieving 6th– 8th grade students? We are now accepting proposals for the MxCC Meriden Center Saturday Enrichment Academy. Session I will run 9/19, 9/26, 01/3, 10/17, and 10/24. There may be a second session offered. Those dates would be 11/7, 11/4, 11/21, 12/5, and 12/12 (12/19 will be reserved in the event of a weather cancellation).

Examples of previous workshops:

Introduction to Web Design                                                               Forensics

Rockin’ Bloggin’ Poetry                                                                       Leadership

Creative Writing: Essential Story Ingredients                              Stained Glass and Geometry

“Scratch” Animation and Gaming                                                    Introduction to Video Production                                                                  

Future topics of interest…

Animation, Programming, Game Design, Coding, Art, Sports, Math, Reading, Writing, Sewing, Entrepreneurship

MxCC’s Meriden Center offers advanced learning opportunities through the Saturday Enrichment Academy to high achieving middle school students. The program is structured to run 2, 1 ½ hour sessions or 1, 3 hour session from 9:00am-12:30pm on 5 Saturdays at the Meriden Center of Middlesex Community College at 55 West Main Street.

On each Saturday, every student receives 2, 1 ½ hour sessions or 1, 3 hour enrichment session. The college will recruit instructors and accept topic proposals in collaboration with local school districts. Prospective instructors should have an earned Master’s Degree in the field of their proposal or a combination of education, skills, and experience that qualifies them to teach their proposed session. Previous experience teaching or working with youth is highly preferred.

Over the course of the academy, students work to prepare a special project that is presented during the final session open house from 12-12:30. Parents/Guardians are highly encouraged to attend the open house. Students are given a certificate of achievement. There are no outside assignments or homework.*

Each session can accommodate up to 22 students. Instructors can request to teach 1, 3 hour session or 2, 1.5 hour sessions for 5 Saturdays. An educational assistant will be provided to assist the instructor in the classroom. Sessions that include elements of the following are encouraged: active and engaged learning; global topics, critical thinking, reading, and writing; public speaking; civic engagement; STEM; and the arts. PC labs, traditional classrooms, and an art studio are available for these sessions. The Meriden Center is adjacent to a small courtyard and has access to a grassy lot for outdoor based activities.

For further information on Middlesex Community College’s Meriden Center Enrichment Academy, please contact Meriden Center Director, Tami Christopher at 203-608-3019 or

Request for Proposals Enrichment Fall 2015

*Introduction to Video Production may require outside assignments.