Dr Gael Jennings

Dr Gael Jennings is an award winning national TV and radio broadcaster with 25 years' experience as presenter, reporter and TV executive.

She was the ABC's first national science and medical reporter for TV News, and for the 7.30 Report, presenter of Victoria's 7.30 Report, reporter of ABC TV's Quantum and Catalyst, host of ABC radio 774's mid-morning and afternoon programs, presenter of the weekly studio-based television current affairs program "Insight" on SBS, and a development producer with ABC TV in the commissioning process for factual content.

She is an award-winning author of 2 non-fiction books and is a regular commentator on ABC TV News Breakfast and 774 ABC radio.

Gael is a Senior Lecturer in the Master of Journalism programme at the University of Melbourne 2013. She is currently researching the role of the media in perpetuating community attitudes that cause Violence Against Women. This work is now the subject of an ARC Linkage Grant 2013-2015.