Office Location: AC-3A09
Degree Institution Field Dates PhD CUNY Graduate Center Sociology 2006 certificate CUNY Graduate Center Women's Studies 2006 BA Rutgers University Philosophy/Women's Studies 1994
Areas of Expertise
- Sex and Gender
Work and Occupations
Books in Field Of Expertise
Attewell, P., D. Lavin, with T. Domina (collaborator) and T. Levey (collaborator). Passing the Torch: Does Higher Education for the Disadvantaged Pay Off across the Generations?. New York: Russell Sage, Rose Monograph Series, 2007. .
Articles in Field Of Expertise
Roksa, J. and T. Levey. "What Can You Do with That Degree? Tradeoffs between Strong and Weak Ties to the Labor Market." Social Forces. 89(2) 2010: 389-416.
Levey, T. "The Effect of Level of College Entry on Mid-Career Occupational Attainments." Community College Review. 38(1) 2010: 3-30.
Levey, T. "Mechanisms of Educational Involvement and Mother’s Level of Education." International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences. 4(4) 2009: 159-172.
Levey, T. and C. Silver. "Gender and Value Orientations: What's the Difference!?." Sociological Forum. 21(4) 2006: 659-691.
Attewell, P., D. Lavin, T. Domina, and T. Levey. "New Evidence on College Remediation." Journal of Higher Education. 77(5) 2006: 886-924.
Attewell, P., D. Lavin, T. Domina, and T. Levey. "The Black Middle Class: Progress, Prospects, and Puzzles." Journal of African American Studies. 8(1-2) 2004: 6-19.
Chapters in Field Of Expertise
Attewell, Lavin, Domina, and Levey. "The Black Middle Class: Progress, Prospects, and Puzzles." Free at Last? Black America in the 21st Century. 2006: .
Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances
" Skill and Creativity in the Life Stories of Professional Dominatrices " 2/25/2012: Eastern Sociological Society.
" Schuller, M. & Levey, T. "Thirsting for Justice: Cholera and the Lack of Water and Sanitation in Haiti’s IDP Camps." " 11/21/2011: American Sociological Association.
" Noise Exposure Estimates of Urban MP3 Player Users " 11/19/2009: Speech, Language, and Hearing Association.
" Tied In or Tied Down: Links between College Credentials and the Labor Market " 8/11/2009: American Sociological Association.
" College Preparation, Selectivity, and Today's College Students " 12/19/2008: Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, York College.
" Passing the Torch Book Event " 3/31/2008: New York City Technical College.
" Higher Education and Social Mobility: The Role of Community Colleges " 3/9/2006: Center for Economics of Education, Columbia University.
" The Effect of the Associate's Degree on New Outcomes " 4/9/2006: American Education Research Association.
" Community Colleges and Intergenerational Upward Mobility " 2/24/2006: Eastern Sociological Society.
" Is There a College Drop Out Boom? " 2/24/2006: Eastern Sociological Society.
" Assessing the Effects of Community Colleges on the Life Chances of Students and their Children " 11/2005: Association for the Study of Higher Education.
" Race and College for All " 11/2005: American Sociological Association.
" Reexamining Community College Effects: New Techniques, New Outcomes " 3/2005: Eastern Sociological Society.
" Reexamining Power and Agency in Sex Work " 3/2005: Eastern Sociological Society.
" CUNY's Open Admissions Policy, It's Long-term Impact and What it Means for Teaching " 12/2/2005: CUNY Chancellor's Fellows Event.
" How Do Higher Education Attainments of Low Income and Minority Women Influence Economic Well Being Three Decades Later " 3/2003: Eastern Sociological Society.
" The Influence of Higher Educational Opportunity on the Educational Attainments of Low Income and Minority Women: A Thirty Year Follow Up " 3/2003: Eastern Sociological Society.
PSC-CUNY, ‘The World Turned Upside Down’: The Life and Work of the Professional Dominatrix. 2013-2014: $6,000.
PSC-CUNY, Working on Top: The Life and Work of the Professional Dominatrix. 2012-2013: $3990.00.
PSC-CUNY, Revisiting Community College Effects. 2010-2011: $2660.00.
PSC-CUNY, The Intergenerational Effects of Community Colleges. 2009-2010: $3516.28.
PSC-CUNY, Reexamining Community College Effects. 2007-2008: $2800.00.
Other Professional Activities and Public Service
Member, Sociologists for Women and Society: 2011-present.
Member, American Sociological Association: 1995-present.