The W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research is currently seeking an experienced professional to perform Geographic Information Systems (GIS) mapping and data visualization services for a variety of Institute initiatives. This exciting position will work closely with a diverse group of professionals on a variety of research projects encompassing economic development, workforce development, labor economics, education and more.
Master's Degree or Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of three years of relevant work experience required. Knowledge of and ability to use GIS software required. Strong data visualization skills beyond GIS-based activities required. Economic and demographic data experience preferred.
About the Institute
Since 1932, the Upjohn Institute has functioned as one of the world’s leading independent labor economics research organizations, seeking to research the causes and effects of unemployment and to devise ways and means of alleviating unemployment. Independent, non-partisan, and nonprofit. We are an equal opportunity employer.
About Kalamazoo, Michigan
Home of the Kalamazoo Promise, Kalamazoo is a progressive metropolitan area in Southwest Michigan, located just 30 minutes from the shores of Lake Michigan. Centered halfway between Chicago and Detroit, it has a rich arts culture and a strong educational community that includes Kalamazoo College, a private liberal arts college, and Western Michigan University, a large public research institution with a nationally-recognized medical school.
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