Our Mission

 

Hosted by the School for Environment and Sustainability (SEAS) at the University of Michigan, CIGLR consists of a Research Institute and a Regional Consortium that is a partnership between the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), universities, non-governmental organizations, and businesses. Together, we work to achieve environmental, economic, and social sustainability in the Great Lakes.

Our Partners

Impacts

Since 2008,

$48 million invested in Great Lakes health & safety

590 people prepared for STEM careers

$10 million committed to clean drinking water

> 750 jobs supported

Seminars & Events

News & Announcements

We Are Hiring! 2 positions!

We Are Hiring! 2 positions!

CIGLR is hiring for 2 positions: 1) Ecological Modeling Data Analyst: closes July 31. Postdoc Fellow – Statistical Modeling of HABs: closes August 14. Click image to learn more.

Sara Hughes named CIGLR’s associate director

Sara Hughes named CIGLR’s associate director

Sara Hughes, an associate professor at the University of Michigan School for Environment and Sustainability (SEAS), has been named the Associate Director of the Cooperative Institute for Great Lakes Research (CIGLR). Click image to learn more.