School of Chemistry & Physics

Ms Kristy-Lyn Barry

Senior Tutor


Mrs Barry graduated her BSc Summa Cum Laude and her BSc Honours and MSc Cum Laude. Upon being employed at UKZN Mrs Barry 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