Dr. Zarina Zakaria is an Associate Professor and the current Head at the Department of Accounting, Faculty of Business & Economics, University of Malaya. She received her PhD of Business & Management from the Nottingham University Business School, United Kingdom, in 2010. She obtained her Masters of Business Administration (Accountancy) from the University of Malaya, and her Bachelor in Accountancy from Cardiff Business School, United Kingdom.
She is an associate member of MICPA, MIA and ACCA and sit in various Committees including MIA Disciplinary Committee, MIA Examination Committee, MIA Audit & Risk Management Committee and MICPA Education & Technical Committee. She is currently the Audit & Risk Management Committee of Pelaburan Mara Berhad.
She has published numerous articles and book chapters in her area of expertise. Her research interests include sustainability, accountability, and governance.