Teresita Levy is Assistant Professor of Latin American and Puerto Rican Studies at Lehman College since 2008. She is Associate Director of CLACLS. Profesore Levy has a B.A., Rollins Coll.; M.S., Long Island Univ.; M.A. and Ph.D., City Univ. of New York.
Her academic interests are Puerto Rico, Cuba, Dominican Republic and Haiti. Her research focuses on Tobacco cultivation in early 20th century Puerto Rico, and on the dissemination of scientific material in rural Puerto Rico.