BA, University of South Carolina
PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Dr. Womack's primary research is in the philosophy of public health and medicine. Her most recent articles are based on qualitative social science research on eating, agency, and social networks in collaboration with Norah Mulvaney-Day, PhD, of The Center for Multicultural Mental Health Research in Somerville, MA. She teaches a variety of Second Year Seminars based on that research, notably You Don't Want Fries with That: Food, Identity and Human Agency, and Issues in Global Public Health Ethics. In addition she teaches Philosophy of Mind and Language, Knowledge and Skepticism, Technology and Values, and Foundations of Logical Reasoning.