ZEPARU has a complement of 10 full time staff members with the Executive Director heading the organisation. The organisation has two departments, the Research department and the Finance and Administration department. In addition to the permanent staff members, ZEPARU also utilizes Associate Research fellows and Research Interns who are engaged on an assignment basis and Officers from Government Ministries who are seconded to ZEPARU working on specific research assignments.

Executive Director
Dr. Gibson Chigumira 

Finance and Administration Manager
Mr.Ngosi Shumba

Senior Research Fellows
Mr. Cornelius Dube
Ms. Erinah Chipumho

Research Fellows
Ms. Evangelista Mudzonga
Mr. Gamuchirai Chiwunze
Mr. Wellington Matsika

Finance and Administration Officer
Mr. David Memezi

Librarian and Outreach Officer
Ms. Grace Msauki.