School of Chemistry & Physics

Dr Kristy-Lyn Barry

Senior Tutor

Dr Barry graduated with her BSc Summa cum laude, BSc Honours, MSc cum laude and PhD. Upon being employed at UKZN, she pioneered the augmented programme on the Pietermaritzburg campus teaching disadvantaged students first year chemistry. 

She has a wealth of experience in teaching and curriculum development across a broad spectrum of augmented, general and engineering students. 

Research interests

  • The use of oxovanadium complexes as metallopharmaceutical anticancer agents.

Research profiles