School of Chemistry & Physics

Dr Vinodhani Paideya

Senior Lecturer

Dr Vino Paideya is a Senior lecturer in the School of Chemistry & Physics at University of KwaZulu Natal. Her qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree in Science (BSc) and a PhD in higher education. She has researched extensively in the area of first year experience and student academic support and holds certification as a Supplemental Instruction (SI) Supervisor from the University of Missouri Kansas City (USA). Her research publications include several peer reviewed journals and conference proceedings and she has presented her research both nationally and internationally.

Research interests

  • The first year experience
  • Chemistry education
  • Student academic support programmes (SI)
  • Tutor development and Data analytics

Research profiles