Waleed Aly is a broadcaster, author, academic and musician. He is a lecturer in politics at Monash University and was awarded his PhD in 2018 on global terrorism.
Waleed is co-host of Network TEN’s The Project and presents The Minefield on Radio National with ethicist Scott Stephens every Wednesday morning.
In 2014 Waleed was awarded the prestigious Walkley Award for Commentary, Analysis, Opinion and Critique. In 2016, he won the Gold Logie Award for the Most Popular Australian TV Personality, Silver Logie Award for Best Presenter and delivered the 2016 Andrew Olle Media Lecture. Waleed was nominated for the Gold Logie again in 2017 and was awarded the Silver Logie for Best Presenter.