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Levey, Tania

Levey, Tania


Behavioral Sciences

Phone: 718-262-3779
Office Location: AC-4D04

Dr. Tania G. Levey's research interests include gender; sexuality; sex work; stigma; and social media. Recent publications include "Learning the Ropes: Skill and Job Satisfaction in Dominatrix Work" in Sex Work Now, edited by Bernadette Barton, Barb Brents, and Angela Jones (forthcoming, NYU Press), "#MeToo in Social Media" in Institutional Sexual Abuse in the #MeToo Era, edited by Jason D. Spraitz & Kendra Bowen (2021, Southern Illinois University Press) and Sexual Harassment Online: Shaming and Silencing Women in the Digital Age (2018, Lynne Rienner Publishers). Currently Dr. Levey is working on projects that address pleasure and sex work, race play in BDSM, and online myths about sexual assault. Courses taught include Sociology of Gender and Sexuality, Major Ideas and Issues in Education, Research Methods, Social Movements, and Guided Field Research.

Office Hours

Wednesday2:00-3:30 PM
Thursday2:00-3:30 PM


PhD CUNY Graduate Center Sociology  
certificate CUNY Graduate Center Women's Studies  
BA Rutgers University Philosophy/Women's Studies  

Areas of Expertise

  • Sex and Gender
  • Sexuality
  • Sex Work
  • Work and Occupations
  • Social Media
  • Higher Education
  • Research Methods

Publications in Field Of Expertise