Division 27: 2012

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 27 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

22

100.0

329

100.0

210

100.0

561

100.0

Gender

Men

9

40.9

166

50.5

155

73.8

330

58.8

Women

13

59.1

163

49.5

55

26.2

231

41.2

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Asian

0

.0

18

5.5

7

3.3

25

4.5

Hispanic

1

4.5

8

2.4

14

6.7

23

4.1

Black

0

.0

28

8.5

20

9.5

48

8.6

White

12

54.5

235

71.4

161

76.7

408

72.7

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

3

.9

2

1.0

5

.9

Not specified

9

40.9

36

10.9

6

2.9

51

9.1

Age

Under 30

1

4.5

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

30 - 34

3

13.6

4

1.2

0

.0

7

1.2

35 - 39

1

4.5

18

5.5

1

.5

20

3.6

40 - 44

2

9.1

34

10.3

1

.5

37

6.6

45 - 49

1

4.5

35

10.6

6

2.9

42

7.5

50 - 54

2

9.1

40

12.2

8

3.8

50

8.9

55 - 59

0

.0

39

11.9

18

8.6

57

10.2

60 - 64

5

22.7

44

13.4

55

26.2

104

18.5

65 - 69

0

.0

46

14.0

47

22.4

93

16.6

70 or older

5

22.7

61

18.5

71

33.8

137

24.4

Not specified

2

9.1

8

2.4

3

1.4

13

2.3

Mean

54.8

 

58.6

 

67.4

 

61.8

 

SD

18.3

 

13.7

 

10.2

 

13.5

 

Region

New England

3

13.6

26

7.9

22

10.5

51

9.1

Middle Atlantic

5

22.7

53

16.1

36

17.1

94

16.8

East North Central

5

22.7

65

19.8

23

11.0

93

16.6

West North Central

0

.0

9

2.7

9

4.3

18

3.2

South Atlantic

2

9.1

74

22.5

50

23.8

126

22.5

East South Central

2

9.1

6

1.8

7

3.3

15

2.7

West South Central

0

.0

9

2.7

3

1.4

12

2.1

Mountain

1

4.5

14

4.3

8

3.8

23

4.1

Pacific

1

4.5

54

16.4

40

19.0

95

16.9

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

1

4.5

0

.0

2

1.0

3

.5

Canada

1

4.5

10

3.0

5

2.4

16

2.9

Other

1

4.5

9

2.7

5

2.4

15

2.7

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 27 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

22

100.0

329

100.0

210

100.0

561

100.0

Highest degree

               

PhD

6

27.3

293

89.1

204

97.1

503

89.7

EdD

0

.0

10

3.0

2

1.0

12

2.1

PsyD

0

.0

15

4.6

2

1.0

17

3.0

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

6

1.8

2

1.0

8

1.4

Masters

15

68.2

1

.3

0

.0

16

2.9

Baccalaureate/ Associate

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Certificate/diploma

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Not specified

1

4.5

2

.6

0

.0

3

.5

Years since degree

               

Less than 5

6

27.3

8

2.4

0

.0

14

2.5

5 - 9

2

9.1

38

11.6

0

.0

40

7.1

10 - 14

2

9.1

37

11.2

1

.5

40

7.1

15 - 19

2

9.1

41

12.5

8

3.8

51

9.1

20 - 24

2

9.1

33

10.0

10

4.8

45

8.0

25 or more

8

36.4

167

50.8

189

90.0

364

64.9

Not specified

0

.0

5

1.5

2

1.0

7

1.2

Mean

21.3

 

26.4

 

38.3

 

30.7

 

SD

18.8

 

14.4

 

10.6

 

14.5

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 27 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

22

100.0

329

100.0

210

100.0

561

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Behavior analysis

0

.0

0

.0

1

.5

1

.2

Child clinical

0

.0

8

2.4

3

1.4

11

2.0

Clinical

3

13.6

128

38.9

67

31.9

198

35.3

Counseling psychology

1

4.5

12

3.6

2

1.0

15

2.7

Family

0

.0

0

.0

1

.5

1

.2

Forensic

0

.0

0

.0

1

.5

1

.2

Geropsychology

0

.0

0

.0

3

1.4

3

.5

Health

0

.0

15

4.6

7

3.3

22

3.9

School

0

.0

5

1.5

2

1.0

7

1.2

Sport psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.5

1

.2

Subtotal

4

18.2

168

51.1

88

41.9

260

46.3

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Community

8

36.4

74

22.5

63

30.0

145

25.8

Comparative

0

.0

0

.0

1

.5

1

.2

Developmental

0

.0

7

2.1

7

3.3

14

2.5

Educational

0

.0

2

.6

0

.0

2

.4

Environmental

0

.0

0

.0

3

1.4

3

.5

Experimental

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

1

.3

1

.5

2

.4

Industrial/Organizational

0

.0

4

1.2

3

1.4

7

1.2

Personality

0

.0

3

.9

2

1.0

5

.9

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

0

.0

3

1.4

3

.5

Social

0

.0

13

4.0

10

4.8

23

4.1

Subtotal

8

36.4

106

32.2

93

44.3

207

36.9

Other fields

Business or Management

0

.0

0

.0

1

.5

1

.2

Counseling

0

.0

2

.6

2

1.0

4

.7

Education, Teaching

0

.0

2

.6

3

1.4

5

.9

Epidemiology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.5

1

.2

Law

0

.0

0

.0

2

1.0

2

.4

Organizational Behavior

1

4.5

1

.3

1

.5

3

.5

Public Admin

0

.0

2

.6

0

.0

2

.4

Public Health

0

.0

3

.9

2

1.0

5

.9

Rehabilitation

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

0

.0

1

.5

1

.2

Other

1

4.5

12

3.6

14

6.7

27

4.8

Subtotal

2

9.1

23

7.0

27

12.9

52

9.3

Science designation

                 

General science

8

36.4

95

28.9

79

37.6

182

32.4

Core science

1

4.5

29

8.8

30

14.3

60

10.7

Neither

5

22.7

173

52.6

99

47.1

277

49.4

Not specified

8

36.4

32

9.7

2

1.0

42

7.5

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 27 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

22

100.0

329

100.0

210

100.0

561

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

5

22.7

158

48.0

133

63.3

296

52.8

Working part time

2

9.1

14

4.3

14

6.7

30

5.3

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

2

.6

0

.0

2

.4

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Not working and not seeking work

1

4.5

1

.3

0

.0

2

.4

Retired and not working

4

18.2

10

3.0

11

5.2

25

4.5

Retired and still working

0

.0

5

1.5

9

4.3

14

2.5

Other

0

.0

0

.0

1

.5

1

.2

Employed; status not known

0

.0

2

.6

0

.0

2

.4

Not specified

10

45.5

136

41.3

42

20.0

188

33.5

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

7

31.8

179

54.4

114

54.3

300

53.5

Not licensed/unknown

15

68.2

150

45.6

96

45.7

261

46.5

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

2

40.0

77

48.7

98

73.7

177

59.8

Four-year colleges

1

20.0

8

5.1

1

.8

10

3.4

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

8

5.1

12

9.0

20

6.8

Other academic settings

0

.0

3

1.9

3

2.3

6

2.0

Schools & other educational settings

0

.0

2

1.3

0

.0

2

.7

Independent practice

1

20.0

15

9.5

3

2.3

19

6.4

Hospital

0

.0

8

5.1

3

2.3

11

3.7

Clinic

0

.0

4

2.5

0

.0

4

1.4

Other human service

1

20.0

9

5.7

3

2.3

13

4.4

Government

0

.0

9

5.7

2

1.5

11

3.7

Other

0

.0

15

9.5

8

6.0

23

7.8

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

3

60.0

110

69.6

105

78.9

218

73.6

Education

4

80.0

97

61.4

98

73.7

199

67.2

Health/mental health services

3

60.0

47

29.7

24

18.0

74

25.0

Educational services

3

60.0

21

13.3

19

14.3

43

14.5

Other applied psychology

3

60.0

62

39.2

43

32.3

108

36.5

Management/administration

2

40.0

87

55.1

76

57.1

165

55.7

Other employment activities

1

20.0

38

24.1

25

18.8

64

21.6

Not specified

0

.0

19

12.0

12

9.0

31

10.5

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

20.0

40

25.3

63

47.4

104

35.1

Education

2

40.0

44

27.8

22

16.5

68

23.0

Mental Health Services

2

40.0

17

10.8

4

3.0

23

7.8

Educational Services

0

.0

3

1.9

1

.8

4

1.4

Applied Psychology

0

.0

4

2.5

2

1.5

6

2.0

Management/administration

0

.0

30

19.0

26

19.5

56

18.9

Other activities

0

.0

1

.6

1

.8

2

.7

Not specified

0

.0

19

12.0

14

10.5

33

11.1

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