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
Levey, T., & Pinsky, D.. "A Constellation of Stigmas: Stigma Management and the Professional Dominatrix." Deviant Behavior. Accepted on May 9, 2014: .
Pinsky, D. and Levey, T.. "'The World Turned Upside Down’: Emotional Labor and the Professional Dominatrix." Sexualities. Accepted on May 22, 2014: .
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
American Sociological Association: 1995-present.
Eastern Sociological Society: 1996-present.
Sociologists for Women and Society: 2011-present.