Zuleyha is the Course Coordinator at the Centre for Islamic Studies and Civilisation, Charles Sturt University. She is also a senior lecturer in Islamic Studies at CSU, lecturing on Islamic spirituality and contemporary Islamic studies. Zuleyha is also a Director at ISRA Australia.
Zuleyha has presented at various national and international conferences and was the head of the Australian delegation at the 5th Regional Interfaith Dialogue, a major interfaith international conference which was sponsored by the Australian government. participation included delegates from fifteen South East Asian countries.
Zuleyha's community outreach is mainly through the frequent requests for her to do talks on Islamic issues in the wider community. She has fifteen years of experience in teaching to a range of audiences from Studies of Religion high school students to youth and adults within the Muslim community.
Zuleyha completed her PhD on the topic of inner peace from an Islamic perspective.