Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zarina Zakaria was appointed as MIA Council member on 25 February 2019.
She is the Head of the Department of Accounting, Faculty of Business and Accountancy in University of Malaya (UM) and also the Head of Risk Management Unit at the University.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zarina had co-authored and published university textbooks on case study in accounting, auditing and governance. She has also been published in various international refereed journals. She is an ad-hoc article reviewer of Asian Journal of Business and Accounting, International Journal of Economics and Business Research, Asian Journal of Accounting Perspective, Journal of Cleaner Production and a book reviewer for Oxford University Press.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zarina holds a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy degree from University of Cardiff, UK. She obtained her Master of Business specialising in Accounting from University of Malaya. She graduated with a PhD in Business & Management from University of Nottingham, United Kingdom.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zarina is a member of Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) and a member of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) UK.