Division 26: 2012

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 26 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

16

100.0

227

100.0

204

100.0

447

100.0

Gender

Men

9

56.3

161

70.9

176

86.3

346

77.4

Women

7

43.8

64

28.2

28

13.7

99

22.1

Not specified

0

.0

2

.9

0

.0

2

.4

Race/ethnicity

Asian

1

6.3

2

.9

1

.5

4

.9

Hispanic

0

.0

3

1.3

4

2.0

7

1.6

Black

0

.0

3

1.3

4

2.0

7

1.6

White

11

68.8

188

82.8

185

90.7

384

85.9

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

2

.9

2

1.0

4

.9

Not specified

4

25.0

29

12.8

8

3.9

41

9.2

Age

Under 30

1

6.3

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

30 - 34

1

6.3

3

1.3

0

.0

4

.9

35 - 39

0

.0

4

1.8

0

.0

4

.9

40 - 44

1

6.3

5

2.2

2

1.0

8

1.8

45 - 49

2

12.5

13

5.7

2

1.0

17

3.8

50 - 54

1

6.3

18

7.9

4

2.0

23

5.1

55 - 59

2

12.5

24

10.6

9

4.4

35

7.8

60 - 64

0

.0

43

18.9

20

9.8

63

14.1

65 - 69

3

18.8

33

14.5

25

12.3

61

13.6

70 or older

5

31.3

72

31.7

139

68.1

216

48.3

Not specified

0

.0

12

5.3

3

1.5

15

3.4

Mean

58.8

 

64.9

 

75.8

 

69.8

 

SD

16.6

 

12.9

 

12.0

 

13.9

 

Region

New England

2

12.5

17

7.5

22

10.8

41

9.2

Middle Atlantic

6

37.5

51

22.5

41

20.1

98

21.9

East North Central

2

12.5

30

13.2

27

13.2

59

13.2

West North Central

1

6.3

14

6.2

8

3.9

23

5.1

South Atlantic

2

12.5

29

12.8

47

23.0

78

17.4

East South Central

0

.0

9

4.0

2

1.0

11

2.5

West South Central

0

.0

15

6.6

7

3.4

22

4.9

Mountain

0

.0

10

4.4

9

4.4

19

4.3

Pacific

1

6.3

32

14.1

24

11.8

57

12.8

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.2

Canada

0

.0

12

5.3

13

6.4

25

5.6

Other

2

12.5

7

3.1

4

2.0

13

2.9

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 26 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

16

100.0

227

100.0

204

100.0

447

100.0

Highest degree

               

PhD

5

31.3

205

90.3

198

97.1

408

91.3

EdD

0

.0

5

2.2

1

.5

6

1.3

PsyD

0

.0

10

4.4

0

.0

10

2.2

MD

0

.0

0

.0

1

.5

1

.2

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

2

.9

2

1.0

4

.9

Masters

10

62.5

3

1.3

1

.5

14

3.1

Not specified

1

6.3

2

.9

1

.5

4

.9

Years since degree

               

Less than 5

3

18.8

6

2.6

0

.0

9

2.0

5 - 9

1

6.3

13

5.7

0

.0

14

3.1

10 - 14

2

12.5

13

5.7

2

1.0

17

3.8

15 - 19

0

.0

22

9.7

2

1.0

24

5.4

20 - 24

1

6.3

26

11.5

10

4.9

37

8.3

25 or more

9

56.3

143

63.0

186

91.2

338

75.6

Not specified

0

.0

4

1.8

4

2.0

8

1.8

Mean

27.3

 

30.9

 

46.8

 

38.0

 

SD

17.3

 

14.8

 

12.9

 

16.2

 

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 26 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

16

100.0

227

100.0

204

100.0

447

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.2

Clinical

1

6.3

64

28.2

28

13.7

93

20.8

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

2

.9

5

2.5

7

1.6

Counseling psychology

0

.0

7

3.1

2

1.0

9

2.0

Forensic

1

6.3

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

Health

1

6.3

4

1.8

4

2.0

9

2.0

School

1

6.3

3

1.3

2

1.0

6

1.3

Subtotal

4

25.0

81

35.7

41

20.1

126

28.2

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

12

5.3

5

2.5

17

3.8

Community

0

.0

0

.0

3

1.5

3

.7

Comparative

0

.0

0

.0

3

1.5

3

.7

Developmental

0

.0

11

4.8

11

5.4

22

4.9

Educational

1

6.3

4

1.8

1

.5

6

1.3

Environmental

0

.0

2

.9

1

.5

3

.7

Experimental

2

12.5

22

9.7

39

19.1

63

14.1

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

17

7.5

22

10.8

39

8.7

Industrial/Organizational

0

.0

4

1.8

4

2.0

8

1.8

Neurosciences

0

.0

2

.9

4

2.0

6

1.3

Personality

0

.0

6

2.6

8

3.9

14

3.1

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

3

1.3

3

1.5

6

1.3

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

1

.4

1

.5

2

.4

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

3

1.3

3

1.5

6

1.3

Social

1

6.3

12

5.3

23

11.3

36

8.1

Subtotal

4

25.0

99

43.6

131

64.2

234

52.3

Other fields

Cognitive science

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.2

Counseling

0

.0

2

.9

0

.0

2

.4

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.2

Education, Teaching

1

6.3

8

3.5

2

1.0

11

2.5

Engineering

0

.0

0

.0

1

.5

1

.2

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

0

.0

2

1.0

2

.4

Other

1

6.3

13

5.7

25

12.3

39

8.7

Subtotal

2

12.5

25

11.0

30

14.7

57

12.8

Science designation

                 

General science

2

12.5

16

7.0

13

6.4

31

6.9

Core science

4

25.0

96

42.3

127

62.3

227

50.8

Neither

4

25.0

93

41.0

62

30.4

159

35.6

Not specified

6

37.5

22

9.7

2

1.0

30

6.7

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 26 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

16

100.0

227

100.0

204

100.0

447

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

4

25.0

103

45.4

92

45.1

199

44.5

Working part time

2

12.5

20

8.8

12

5.9

34

7.6

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

0

.0

2

1.0

2

.4

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

2

.9

0

.0

2

.4

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

1

.4

2

1.0

3

.7

Retired and not working

3

18.8

19

8.4

48

23.5

70

15.7

Retired and still working

1

6.3

3

1.3

15

7.4

19

4.3

Employed; status not known

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.2

Not specified

6

37.5

78

34.4

33

16.2

117

26.2

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

2

12.5

100

44.1

55

27.0

157

35.1

Not licensed/unknown

14

87.5

127

55.9

149

73.0

290

64.9

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

2

50.0

40

38.8

51

55.4

93

46.7

Four-year colleges

0

.0

22

21.4

13

14.1

35

17.6

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

0

.0

8

8.7

8

4.0

Other academic settings

0

.0

7

6.8

2

2.2

9

4.5

Schools & other educational settings

1

25.0

1

1.0

1

1.1

3

1.5

Independent practice

0

.0

11

10.7

4

4.3

15

7.5

Hospital

0

.0

7

6.8

1

1.1

8

4.0

Clinic

0

.0

4

3.9

2

2.2

6

3.0

Other human service

0

.0

3

2.9

1

1.1

4

2.0

Government

1

25.0

4

3.9

2

2.2

7

3.5

Other

0

.0

3

2.9

7

7.6

10

5.0

Not specified

0

.0

1

1.0

0

.0

1

.5

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

25.0

65

63.1

66

71.7

132

66.3

Education

2

50.0

75

72.8

64

69.6

141

70.9

Health/mental health services

2

50.0

35

34.0

11

12.0

48

24.1

Educational services

2

50.0

23

22.3

7

7.6

32

16.1

Other applied psychology

0

.0

22

21.4

16

17.4

38

19.1

Management/administration

1

25.0

44

42.7

42

45.7

87

43.7

Other employment activities

1

25.0

18

17.5

22

23.9

41

20.6

Not specified

1

25.0

15

14.6

19

20.7

35

17.6

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

4

3.9

29

31.5

33

16.6

Education

1

25.0

51

49.5

29

31.5

81

40.7

Mental Health Services

1

25.0

19

18.4

2

2.2

22

11.1

Educational Services

1

25.0

0

.0

1

1.1

2

1.0

Applied Psychology

0

.0

1

1.0

0

.0

1

.5

Management/administration

0

.0

10

9.7

10

10.9

20

10.1

Other activities

0

.0

1

1.0

1

1.1

2

1.0

Not specified

1

25.0

17

16.5

20

21.7

38

19.1

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