Zuhairan has worked as a lecturer and researcher at Economics Department, Faculty of Economics and Business, State Islamic University (UIN) Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta – Indonesia since 2010. He was involved in some university’s activities such as a Lead Auditor for Quality Management System (QMS) ISO 9001:2008, Editorial Team of Economics Journal, and Member of Quality Assurance Institution. He is also a certified auditor for QMS ISO 9001:2015.
Currently, he is a PhD candidate at National Centre for Social and Economic Modelling (NATSEM), Institute for Governance and Policy Analysis (IGPA), University of Canberra, Australia. His research focus is on the Economics of Corruption. The title of his thesis is The Impact of Corruption on Regional Economic Performance in Indonesia.