Host of award-winning Go Back To Where You Came From, Dr David Corlett has many years of experience working with asylum seekers.

Dr David Corlett has worked with refugees and asylum seekers as a caseworker, researcher and advisor since 1995.

Corlett hosts award-winning Go Back To Where You Came From and worked with Dateline on special investigations into conditions at the Manus Island and Nauru detention centres and allegations of abuse of failed asylum seekers by Sri Lankan security forces after they were sent back to Sri Lanka by Australia.

He has been an advisor on projects regarding asylum seekers for the Victorian Foundation for the Survivors of Torture and the Asylum Seeker Project and has been a researcher for the International Detention Coalition.