Dr. Zulkifli Hasan is a senior lecturer at the Faculty of Shari’ah and Law, Islamic Science University of Malaysia. As an academic, he has published numerous articles and books and presented many papers in various conferences both locally and abroad. He also has vast experiences in Islamic finance industry as an advocate and solicitor, in-house legal advisor, Shari’ah Committee Member, committee member of the Association of Shari’ah Advisors including researcher for the Hawkamah, the Institute for Corporate Governance, Dubai International Financial Centre.
Despite his many academic commitments, Dr. Zulkifli is also active in community works, sitting as the Deputy Chairman, International Affairs Bureau of Muslim Youth Movement of Malaysia. He represented Malaysia in the prestigious Young Muslim Intellectuals in Southeast Asia Programme in Japan organized by Japan Foundation 2013 and in 2014, he has been selected as a recipient of a grant to conduct scholarly research at Fordham University, New York, United States of America by the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board through the Fulbright US-ASEAN Visiting Scholars Initiative.
Area of interest: Regulation in Islamic finance, Regulation on corporate governance, Regulation on waqf