Make it Happen: Bring Your Idea to Life

Office of Innovation

Office of Innovation

About the Course Author

Dr. Robert Harp is Executive Director of the Office of Innovation and Adjust Professor, Entrepreneurship and Nonprofits at Biola University. An entrepreneur and first mover in digital publishing, he founded in 2000, which has become a premier online media brand in the global travel and tourism industry. 

He is also a Catalyst for the Lausanne Movement's Workplace Ministry.

Dr. Harp earned a B.A. in Economics and an M.A. in Communications from Wheaton College, a Master of Theology (ThM) from Dallas Theological Seminary, and a Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.) in Workplace Theology, Ethics, and Leadership from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.


About Biola University's Office of Innovation

Biola’s Office of Innovation (OOI) exists to empower Biola University faculty, staff, and students to take steps toward innovative and entrepreneurial success by facilitating educational experiences and leveraging the intellectual and spiritual strengths of Biola, to offer financial, practical, social, and mentorship opportunities that address societal and business problems. The OOI is established to strengthen the adoption of innovative and entrepreneurial ideas across campus, including faculty and students. As such, participation from all schools across Biola will best help this OOI accomplish its mission.

The OOI reports to the Office of the Provost.

Learn more about Biola University's Office of Innovation and Launchpad!