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