Dr. Nathan C. Walker, Lecturer II for the Department of Philosophy & Religion, received the 2024 Excellence in Online Teaching Award for his online course Religion & Law and his hybrid course Religion & Health. Rutgers University’s Teaching and Learning with Technology bestows these awards to Rutgers faculty, lecturers, or staff in recognition of outstanding work in the design and teaching of online and hybrid courses to create meaningful, effective learning experiences for students. The course design category recognizes educators who exhibit exceptional skill and innovation in crafting online courses. Awardees in this category demonstrate a keen understanding of instructional technology, pedagogical principles, and engagement strategies. This award celebrates educators who create dynamic, thoughtfully structured courses, fostering interactive and collaborative learning experiences that make creative use of the online environment. Dr. Walker will receive the award during the RU Online Learning Conference.