School of Chemistry & Physics

Dr Olatunde Stephen Olatunji

Senior Lecturer


Dr Olatunji works as a Lecturer/Researcher in the School of Chemistry and Physics, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Westville Campus, Durban South Africa. His research niche area is Analytical/Environmental Chemistry. 

Current project is on contaminants of emerging concern (CECs): endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs), neurodegenerative chemicals, PFAS/PFOS, BFR, PCBs, pesticides and other POPs; ecotoxicology (ecotox) and chemical risk assessment (CRA), environmental remediation technologies, and planetary chemistry

Research interests

  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Air Soil and Water Quality
  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Eco-toxicity
  • Risk Assessment

Research profiles