Dr Salwa is currently an Assistant Professor at the Department of Accounting, Kulliyyah of Economics and Management Sciences, International Islamic University Malaysia. She started her teaching career in 2000 in Institut Professional Baitulmal and later moved to University Industry Selangor (now University Selangor). She joined IIUM in 2013 after she earned her Ph.D in Taxation from Monash University, Australia. Dr Salwa teaches financial accounting, taxation and finance and her research interests are taxation, financial reporting, ethics and accounting education. Her Ph.D thesis focused on t ax expenditures and she published several papers mainly in the area of taxation. Dr Salwa is also a fellow of the Taxation Law and Policy Research Group in the Monash Business School at Monash University, Australia.