Division 1: 2012

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 1 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

102

100.0

759

100.0

457

100.0

1,318

100.0

Gender

Men

47

46.1

472

62.2

340

74.4

859

65.2

Women

55

53.9

287

37.8

117

25.6

459

34.8

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

0

.0

3

.7

3

.2

Asian

4

3.9

13

1.7

6

1.3

23

1.7

Hispanic

0

.0

15

2.0

13

2.8

28

2.1

Black

4

3.9

14

1.8

5

1.1

23

1.7

White

70

68.6

597

78.7

409

89.5

1,076

81.6

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

1

1.0

1

.1

1

.2

3

.2

Other

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.1

Not specified

23

22.5

119

15.7

19

4.2

161

12.2

Age

Under 30

4

3.9

2

.3

0

.0

6

.5

30 - 34

2

2.0

15

2.0

0

.0

17

1.3

35 - 39

3

2.9

24

3.2

2

.4

29

2.2

40 - 44

3

2.9

16

2.1

6

1.3

25

1.9

45 - 49

7

6.9

23

3.0

8

1.8

38

2.9

50 - 54

5

4.9

18

2.4

8

1.8

31

2.4

55 - 59

10

9.8

63

8.3

37

8.1

110

8.3

60 - 64

16

15.7

136

17.9

81

17.7

233

17.7

65 - 69

10

9.8

134

17.7

77

16.8

221

16.8

70 or older

36

35.3

271

35.7

228

49.9

535

40.6

Not specified

6

5.9

57

7.5

10

2.2

73

5.5

Mean

64.7

 

66.5

 

71.0

 

68.0

 

SD

17.5

 

13.9

 

11.7

 

13.7

 

Region

New England

6

5.9

59

7.8

42

9.2

107

8.1

Middle Atlantic

28

27.5

183

24.1

93

20.4

304

23.1

East North Central

11

10.8

94

12.4

59

12.9

164

12.4

West North Central

5

4.9

38

5.0

19

4.2

62

4.7

South Atlantic

20

19.6

114

15.0

79

17.3

213

16.2

East South Central

1

1.0

24

3.2

13

2.8

38

2.9

West South Central

3

2.9

36

4.7

28

6.1

67

5.1

Mountain

5

4.9

22

2.9

25

5.5

52

3.9

Pacific

17

16.7

137

18.1

70

15.3

224

17.0

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

4

.5

0

.0

4

.3

Canada

3

2.9

21

2.8

19

4.2

43

3.3

Other

3

2.9

27

3.6

10

2.2

40

3.0

Source: 2012 APA Directory. Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 1 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

102

100.0

759

100.0

457

100.0

1,318

100.0

Highest degree

               

PhD

15

14.7

620

81.7

445

97.4

1,080

81.9

EdD

4

3.9

42

5.5

5

1.1

51

3.9

PsyD

0

.0

37

4.9

0

.0

37

2.8

MD

0

.0

2

.3

3

.7

5

.4

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

2

2.0

27

3.6

3

.7

32

2.4

Masters

74

72.5

20

2.6

1

.2

95

7.2

Baccalaureate/ Associate

1

1.0

3

.4

0

.0

4

.3

Certificate/diploma

1

1.0

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Not specified

5

4.9

8

1.1

0

.0

13

1.0

Years since degree

               

Less than 5

11

10.8

34

4.5

0

.0

45

3.4

5 - 9

6

5.9

40

5.3

2

.4

48

3.6

10 - 14

3

2.9

34

4.5

8

1.8

45

3.4

15 - 19

6

5.9

20

2.6

6

1.3

32

2.4

20 - 24

6

5.9

35

4.6

16

3.5

57

4.3

25 or more

65

63.7

565

74.4

421

92.1

1,051

79.7

Not specified

5

4.9

31

4.1

4

.9

40

3.0

Mean

30.5

 

32.9

 

41.9

 

35.9

 

SD

16.9

 

14.8

 

12.3

 

14.8

 
Source: 2012 APA Directory. Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 1 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

102

100.0

759

100.0

457

100.0

1,318

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Behavior analysis

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Child clinical

0

.0

10

1.3

0

.0

10

.8

Clinical

19

18.6

268

35.3

67

14.7

354

26.9

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

3

.4

2

.4

5

.4

Counseling psychology

10

9.8

58

7.6

10

2.2

78

5.9

Family

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Forensic

0

.0

7

.9

1

.2

8

.6

Geropsychology

0

.0

4

.5

3

.7

7

.5

Health

1

1.0

15

2.0

9

2.0

25

1.9

School

8

7.8

17

2.2

2

.4

27

2.0

Sport psychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Subtotal

38

37.3

385

50.7

94

20.6

517

39.2

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

1

1.0

19

2.5

32

7.0

52

3.9

Community

0

.0

6

.8

3

.7

9

.7

Comparative

1

1.0

0

.0

7

1.5

8

.6

Developmental

0

.0

24

3.2

40

8.8

64

4.9

Educational

4

3.9

22

2.9

11

2.4

37

2.8

Environmental

0

.0

1

.1

6

1.3

7

.5

Evolutionary psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.1

Experimental

1

1.0

35

4.6

63

13.8

99

7.5

General/Methods & Systems

7

6.9

26

3.4

27

5.9

60

4.6

Industrial/Organizational

6

5.9

33

4.3

16

3.5

55

4.2

Neurosciences

0

.0

5

.7

10

2.2

15

1.1

Personality

2

2.0

6

.8

9

2.0

17

1.3

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

8

1.1

6

1.3

14

1.1

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

2

.3

2

.4

4

.3

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

5

.7

9

2.0

14

1.1

Social

1

1.0

22

2.9

53

11.6

76

5.8

Subtotal

23

22.5

214

28.2

295

64.6

532

40.4

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

2

.3

1

.2

3

.2

Business or Management

3

2.9

4

.5

0

.0

7

.5

Cognitive science

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.2

Counseling

5

4.9

5

.7

3

.7

13

1.0

Counselor Education

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

3

.4

0

.0

3

.2

Education, Teaching

4

3.9

6

.8

4

.9

14

1.1

Law

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.2

Medicine

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.1

Organizational Behavior

2

2.0

1

.1

1

.2

4

.3

Psychiatry

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.2

Public Admin

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Rehabilitation

1

1.0

2

.3

2

.4

5

.4

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

2

.3

2

.4

4

.3

Special Education

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Statistics

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Theology/Religion

1

1.0

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Other

4

3.9

30

4.0

37

8.1

71

5.4

Subtotal

20

19.6

62

8.2

54

11.8

136

10.3

Science designation

                 

General science

11

10.8

66

8.7

37

8.1

114

8.6

Core science

19

18.6

180

23.7

279

61.1

478

36.3

Neither

51

50.0

415

54.7

127

27.8

593

45.0

Not specified

21

20.6

98

12.9

14

3.1

133

10.1

Source: 2012 APA Directory. Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 1 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

102

100.0

759

100.0

457

100.0

1,318

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

28

27.5

257

33.9

267

58.4

552

41.9

Working part time

6

5.9

61

8.0

30

6.6

97

7.4

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

2

.3

3

.7

5

.4

Not working and not seeking work

3

2.9

3

.4

0

.0

6

.5

Retired and not working

8

7.8

58

7.6

51

11.2

117

8.9

Retired and still working

2

2.0

14

1.8

29

6.3

45

3.4

Employed; status not known

0

.0

5

.7

2

.4

7

.5

Not specified

55

53.9

359

47.3

75

16.4

489

37.1

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

28

27.5

448

59.0

140

30.6

616

46.7

Not licensed/unknown

74

72.5

311

41.0

317

69.4

702

53.3

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

3

10.7

55

21.4

185

69.3

243

44.0

Four-year colleges

0

.0

22

8.6

19

7.1

41

7.4

Medical school/ Academic medical center

1

3.6

10

3.9

10

3.7

21

3.8

Other academic settings

4

14.3

11

4.3

2

.7

17

3.1

Schools & other educational settings

0

.0

8

3.1

4

1.5

12

2.2

Independent practice

8

28.6

62

24.1

10

3.7

80

14.5

Hospital

0

.0

12

4.7

4

1.5

16

2.9

Clinic

0

.0

13

5.1

3

1.1

16

2.9

Other human service

2

7.1

19

7.4

1

.4

22

4.0

Business & industry

1

3.6

4

1.6

0

.0

5

.9

Government

3

10.7

16

6.2

7

2.6

26

4.7

Other

4

14.3

21

8.2

21

7.9

46

8.3

Not specified

2

7.1

4

1.6

1

.4

7

1.3

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

7

25.0

107

41.6

196

73.4

310

56.2

Education

11

39.3

125

48.6

202

75.7

338

61.2

Health/mental health services

5

17.9

120

46.7

33

12.4

158

28.6

Educational services

7

25.0

68

26.5

29

10.9

104

18.8

Other applied psychology

7

25.0

62

24.1

37

13.9

106

19.2

Management/administration

11

39.3

107

41.6

142

53.2

260

47.1

Other employment activities

9

32.1

60

23.3

55

20.6

124

22.5

Not specified

8

28.6

42

16.3

44

16.5

94

17.0

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

3

10.7

26

10.1

109

40.8

138

25.0

Education

5

17.9

51

19.8

67

25.1

123

22.3

Mental Health Services

4

14.3

84

32.7

9

3.4

97

17.6

Educational Services

2

7.1

8

3.1

1

.4

11

2.0

Applied Psychology

2

7.1

6

2.3

4

1.5

12

2.2

Management/administration

3

10.7

34

13.2

28

10.5

65

11.8

Other activities

0

.0

3

1.2

3

1.1

6

1.1

Not specified

9

32.1

45

17.5

46

17.2

100

18.1

Source: 2012 APA Directory and 2010 Employment Update, supplemented with earlier surveys. Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.