Our Mission


Sponsored by the NOAA Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory, CIGLR leads exciting new research, trains the next generation of scientists, and turns research into action for safe and healthy Great Lakes communities.

Our Partners


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

Job Opening! Scientific Data Analyst

We are seeking an individual to join a team of modelers working on a series of projects related to the development, testing, and deployment of complex atmospheric and hydrologic models across the Great Lakes basin. Follow this link to learn more and apply.

Stand Up for Great Lakes

Three Stand-up Guys to Cross Lake Erie on Paddle Boards in June, Raising Funds and Awareness for CIGLR and the Great Lakes!

Job Opening! Postdoctoral Fellowship: Ice-Hydrodynamic Modeling

We are seeking a postdoctoral scholar to lead research that advances understanding of ice-hydrodynamic coupled systems in the Great Lakes and the Arctic Ocean by utilizing state-of-art numerical geophysical models. Follow this link to learn more and apply.