Division 21: 2012

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 21 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

5

100.0

109

100.0

98

100.0

212

100.0

Gender

Men

2

40.0

80

73.4

79

80.6

161

75.9

Women

3

60.0

29

26.6

19

19.4

51

24.1

Race/ethnicity

Asian

1

20.0

3

2.8

0

.0

4

1.9

Hispanic

0

.0

2

1.8

1

1.0

3

1.4

Black

0

.0

1

.9

1

1.0

2

.9

White

3

60.0

84

77.1

92

93.9

179

84.4

Not specified

1

20.0

19

17.4

4

4.1

24

11.3

Age

Under 30

1

20.0

0

.0

0

.0

1

.5

30 - 34

0

.0

9

8.3

0

.0

9

4.2

35 - 39

1

20.0

9

8.3

0

.0

10

4.7

40 - 44

0

.0

3

2.8

1

1.0

4

1.9

45 - 49

0

.0

8

7.3

2

2.0

10

4.7

50 - 54

0

.0

8

7.3

4

4.1

12

5.7

55 - 59

2

40.0

9

8.3

12

12.2

23

10.8

60 - 64

0

.0

12

11.0

11

11.2

23

10.8

65 - 69

0

.0

13

11.9

12

12.2

25

11.8

70 or older

1

20.0

34

31.2

54

55.1

89

42.0

Not specified

0

.0

4

3.7

2

2.0

6

2.8

Mean

53.2

 

60.5

 

71.5

 

65.5

 

SD

22.8

 

16.6

 

11.9

 

15.8

 

Region

New England

0

.0

7

6.4

7

7.1

14

6.6

Middle Atlantic

1

20.0

10

9.2

9

9.2

20

9.4

East North Central

0

.0

13

11.9

12

12.2

25

11.8

West North Central

0

.0

2

1.8

2

2.0

4

1.9

South Atlantic

1

20.0

34

31.2

38

38.8

73

34.4

East South Central

0

.0

3

2.8

1

1.0

4

1.9

West South Central

2

40.0

10

9.2

6

6.1

18

8.5

Mountain

0

.0

5

4.6

3

3.1

8

3.8

Pacific

1

20.0

21

19.3

16

16.3

38

17.9

Canada

0

.0

1

.9

1

1.0

2

.9

Other

0

.0

3

2.8

3

3.1

6

2.8

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 21 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

5

100.0

109

100.0

98

100.0

212

100.0

Highest degree

               

PhD

2

40.0

99

90.8

97

99.0

198

93.4

EdD

0

.0

1

.9

0

.0

1

.5

PsyD

0

.0

3

2.8

0

.0

3

1.4

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

2

1.8

1

1.0

3

1.4

Masters

3

60.0

3

2.8

0

.0

6

2.8

Not specified

0

.0

1

.9

0

.0

1

.5

Years since degree

               

Less than 5

1

20.0

7

6.4

0

.0

8

3.8

5 - 9

0

.0

12

11.0

0

.0

12

5.7

10 - 14

2

40.0

11

10.1

0

.0

13

6.1

15 - 19

0

.0

7

6.4

2

2.0

9

4.2

20 - 24

0

.0

6

5.5

4

4.1

10

4.7

25 or more

2

40.0

63

57.8

91

92.9

156

73.6

Not specified

0

.0

3

2.8

1

1.0

4

1.9

Mean

21.0

 

29.2

 

41.9

 

34.9

 

SD

21.3

 

17.0

 

11.8

 

16.2

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 21 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

5

100.0

109

100.0

98

100.0

212

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

0

.0

1

.9

0

.0

1

.5

Clinical

0

.0

3

2.8

1

1.0

4

1.9

Counseling psychology

0

.0

1

.9

0

.0

1

.5

Family

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.5

Forensic

0

.0

2

1.8

1

1.0

3

1.4

Geropsychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.5

Health

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.5

Sport psychology

0

.0

1

.9

0

.0

1

.5

Subtotal

0

.0

8

7.3

5

5.1

13

6.1

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

11

10.1

16

16.3

27

12.7

Developmental

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.5

Educational

0

.0

1

.9

4

4.1

5

2.4

Environmental

0

.0

1

.9

2

2.0

3

1.4

Experimental

1

20.0

20

18.3

23

23.5

44

20.8

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

3

2.8

3

3.1

6

2.8

Industrial/Organizational

0

.0

14

12.8

12

12.2

26

12.3

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

1

.9

2

2.0

3

1.4

Social

0

.0

2

1.8

3

3.1

5

2.4

Subtotal

1

20.0

53

48.6

66

67.3

120

56.6

Other fields

Cognitive science

0

.0

0

.0

2

2.0

2

.9

Computer Science

0

.0

1

.9

0

.0

1

.5

Education, Teaching

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.5

Engineering

1

20.0

4

3.7

3

3.1

8

3.8

Information Science

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.5

Medicine

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.5

Organizational Behavior

0

.0

1

.9

1

1.0

2

.9

Social/Behavioral Sciences

1

20.0

1

.9

1

1.0

3

1.4

Other

0

.0

21

19.3

13

13.3

34

16.0

Subtotal

2

40.0

28

25.7

23

23.5

53

25.0

Science designation

                 

General science

0

.0

14

12.8

15

15.3

29

13.7

Core science

3

60.0

46

42.2

62

63.3

111

52.4

Neither

0

.0

29

26.6

17

17.3

46

21.7

Not specified

2

40.0

20

18.3

4

4.1

26

12.3

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 21 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

5

100.0

109

100.0

98

100.0

212

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

1

20.0

46

42.2

52

53.1

99

46.7

Working part time

2

40.0

3

2.8

4

4.1

9

4.2

Postdoctoral study

1

20.0

0

.0

1

1.0

2

.9

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

1

.9

0

.0

1

.5

Retired and not working

0

.0

10

9.2

14

14.3

24

11.3

Retired and still working

0

.0

2

1.8

6

6.1

8

3.8

Employed; status not known

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.5

Not specified

1

20.0

47

43.1

20

20.4

68

32.1

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

0

.0

24

22.0

20

20.4

44

20.8

Not licensed/unknown

5

100.0

85

78.0

78

79.6

168

79.2

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

0

.0

16

34.8

26

50.0

42

42.4

Four-year colleges

0

.0

2

4.3

1

1.9

3

3.0

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

1

2.2

2

3.8

3

3.0

Independent practice

0

.0

1

2.2

2

3.8

3

3.0

Business & industry

1

100.0

7

15.2

1

1.9

9

9.1

Government

0

.0

6

13.0

7

13.5

13

13.1

Other

0

.0

12

26.1

13

25.0

25

25.3

Not specified

0

.0

1

2.2

0

.0

1

1.0

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

100.0

34

73.9

44

84.6

79

79.8

Education

0

.0

21

45.7

31

59.6

52

52.5

Health/mental health services

0

.0

1

2.2

2

3.8

3

3.0

Educational services

0

.0

3

6.5

4

7.7

7

7.1

Other applied psychology

1

100.0

21

45.7

23

44.2

45

45.5

Management/administration

0

.0

22

47.8

27

51.9

49

49.5

Other employment activities

1

100.0

19

41.3

14

26.9

34

34.3

Not specified

0

.0

6

13.0

6

11.5

12

12.1

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

100.0

15

32.6

25

48.1

41

41.4

Education

0

.0

10

21.7

7

13.5

17

17.2

Mental Health Services

0

.0

1

2.2

0

.0

1

1.0

Educational Services

0

.0

1

2.2

0

.0

1

1.0

Applied Psychology

0

.0

6

13.0

3

5.8

9

9.1

Management/administration

0

.0

4

8.7

6

11.5

10

10.1

Other activities

0

.0

3

6.5

2

3.8

5

5.1

Not specified

0

.0

6

13.0

9

17.3

15

15.2

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