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Jill Biden's New Gig

Joe Biden's wife returns to the classroom

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    Dr. Jill Biden will teach English at Northern Virginia Community College.

    As Joe Biden settles into his new job as vice president, his wife has a new job too.

    According to the vice president's office, Dr. Jill Biden returned to teaching on Tuesday as an adjunct professor at Northern Virginia Community College.

    She has been hired as an adjunct professor at the Alexandria campus.Biden says she is thrilled to return to the classroom. She has been a teacher for more than 28 years in Delaware, including 15 years teaching English composition at Delaware Technical and Community College. She previously worked as a reading specialist and English teacher in Delaware public schools.

    Biden holds two master's degrees in English and reading and earned a doctorate in education in 2007 from the University of Delaware. Her dissertation was focused on how to retain students in community colleges.