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Levey, Tania

Levey, Tania

Associate Professor
Behavioral Sciences
Areas of Expertise:
  • Sex and Gender
  • Sexuality
  • Work and Occupations
  • Higher Education
  • Research Methods
Dr. Tania Levey's research interests include sex and gender; work and occupations; stigma; and sex work. Past research focused on the effects of public higher education on the long-term educational and occupational attainments of low-income women and their children. Currently Dr. Levey is examining issues relating to emotional labor and stigma among sex workers, specifically professional dominatrixes, and sexual shaming through social media.
Education:
Degree Institution Field Dates
PhD  CUNY Graduate Center  Sociology   
certificate  CUNY Graduate Center  Women's Studies   
BA  Rutgers University  Philosophy/Women's Studies