The Upjohn Institute is unique in bringing research, operations and dissemination together within one organization. On the operations side, we administer federal and state workforce programs for our part of Michigan. Our regional team analyzes data and develops strategies to give regions the tools to succeed.
Program Planning & Evaluation
Our Center for Workforce Innovation and Solutions administers workforce programs, including those under the Michigan Works! umbrella, while the Southcentral Michigan Planning Council offers planning services to local governments.
Regional Economic and Community Development
The regional team focuses on applied economic and technical assistance, helping economic and workforce development entities with problem solving and strategic decision making.