Division 36: 2012

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 36 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 


 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

59

100.0

697

100.0

93

100.0

849

100.0

Gender

Men

33

55.9

476

68.3

75

80.6

584

68.8

Women

26

44.1

219

31.4

18

19.4

263

31.0

Not specified

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

1

.1

1

1.1

2

.2

Asian

1

1.7

14

2.0

2

2.2

17

2.0

Hispanic

2

3.4

14

2.0

0

.0

16

1.9

Black

1

1.7

10

1.4

3

3.2

14

1.6

White

38

64.4

540

77.5

83

89.2

661

77.9

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

1

1.7

6

.9

0

.0

7

.8

Not specified

16

27.1

112

16.1

4

4.3

132

15.5

Age

30 - 34

2

3.4

17

2.4

0

.0

19

2.2

35 - 39

2

3.4

27

3.9

0

.0

29

3.4

40 - 44

3

5.1

36

5.2

2

2.2

41

4.8

45 - 49

9

15.3

32

4.6

3

3.2

44

5.2

50 - 54

3

5.1

55

7.9

6

6.5

64

7.5

55 - 59

9

15.3

77

11.0

6

6.5

92

10.8

60 - 64

4

6.8

130

18.7

16

17.2

150

17.7

65 - 69

9

15.3

111

15.9

14

15.1

134

15.8

70 or older

17

28.8

182

26.1

46

49.5

245

28.9

Not specified

1

1.7

30

4.3

0

.0

31

3.7

Mean

60.8

 

62.2

 

70.0

 

63.0

 

SD

14.5

 

13.3

 

12.0

 

13.5

 

Region

New England

9

15.3

46

6.6

6

6.5

61

7.2

Middle Atlantic

15

25.4

114

16.4

14

15.1

143

16.8

East North Central

7

11.9

109

15.6

16

17.2

132

15.5

West North Central

5

8.5

49

7.0

6

6.5

60

7.1

South Atlantic

9

15.3

114

16.4

21

22.6

144

17.0

East South Central

3

5.1

19

2.7

2

2.2

24

2.8

West South Central

1

1.7

41

5.9

3

3.2

45

5.3

Mountain

3

5.1

43

6.2

3

3.2

49

5.8

Pacific

5

8.5

137

19.7

21

22.6

163

19.2

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Canada

0

.0

11

1.6

1

1.1

12

1.4

Other

2

3.4

13

1.9

0

.0

15

1.8

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 36 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

59

100.0

697

100.0

93

100.0

849

100.0

Highest degree

               

PhD

13

22.0

585

83.9

88

94.6

686

80.8

EdD

3

5.1

35

5.0

4

4.3

42

4.9

PsyD

3

5.1

49

7.0

1

1.1

53

6.2

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

2

3.4

17

2.4

0

.0

19

2.2

Masters

36

61.0

4

.6

0

.0

40

4.7

Not specified

2

3.4

7

1.0

0

.0

9

1.1

Years since degree

               

Less than 5

4

6.8

35

5.0

0

.0

39

4.6

5 - 9

7

11.9

41

5.9

0

.0

48

5.7

10 - 14

7

11.9

54

7.7

1

1.1

62

7.3

15 - 19

4

6.8

67

9.6

6

6.5

77

9.1

20 - 24

11

18.6

86

12.3

6

6.5

103

12.1

25 or more

22

37.3

393

56.4

80

86.0

495

58.3

Not specified

4

6.8

21

3.0

0

.0

25

2.9

Mean

22.3

 

27.1

 

39.3

 

28.2

 

SD

13.2

 

13.3

 

12.5

 

13.9

 

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 36 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

59

100.0

697

100.0

93

100.0

849

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Behavior analysis

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Child clinical

1

1.7

3

.4

1

1.1

5

.6

Clinical

13

22.0

314

45.1

37

39.8

364

42.9

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Counseling psychology

4

6.8

99

14.2

9

9.7

112

13.2

Forensic

0

.0

3

.4

0

.0

3

.4

Geropsychology

1

1.7

1

.1

1

1.1

3

.4

Health

0

.0

12

1.7

3

3.2

15

1.8

School

1

1.7

15

2.2

1

1.1

17

2.0

Sport psychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Subtotal

20

33.9

451

64.7

52

55.9

523

61.6

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

3

.4

0

.0

3

.4

Community

0

.0

3

.4

2

2.2

5

.6

Comparative

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Developmental

0

.0

24

3.4

2

2.2

26

3.1

Educational

2

3.4

11

1.6

0

.0

13

1.5

Experimental

1

1.7

6

.9

1

1.1

8

.9

General/Methods & Systems

1

1.7

7

1.0

4

4.3

12

1.4

Industrial/Organizational

3

5.1

14

2.0

1

1.1

18

2.1

Neurosciences

1

1.7

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Personality

1

1.7

8

1.1

3

3.2

12

1.4

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

1

.1

1

1.1

2

.2

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.1

1

.1

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Social

1

1.7

14

2.0

6

6.5

21

2.5

Subtotal

10

16.9

94

13.5

21

22.6

125

14.7

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

5

.7

2

2.2

7

.8

Counseling

4

6.8

18

2.6

6

6.5

28

3.3

Counselor Education

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Education, Teaching

1

1.7

9

1.3

1

1.1

11

1.3

Engineering

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.1

1

.1

Industrial Relations

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Medicine

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Nursing

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Public Admin

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Public Health

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Rehabilitation

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Social Work

1

1.7

1

.1

0

.0

2

.2

Student Personnel

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Theology/Religion

2

3.4

7

1.0

1

1.1

10

1.2

Other

2

3.4

30

4.3

5

5.4

37

4.4

Subtotal

10

16.9

80

11.5

16

17.2

106

12.5

Science designation

                 

General science

5

8.5

44

6.3

10

10.8

59

6.9

Core science

7

11.9

78

11.2

19

20.4

104

12.2

Neither

28

47.5

503

72.2

60

64.5

591

69.6

Not specified

19

32.2

72

10.3

4

4.3

95

11.2

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 36 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

59

100.0

697

100.0

93

100.0

849

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

19

32.2

300

43.0

47

50.5

366

43.1

Working part time

6

10.2

54

7.7

11

11.8

71

8.4

Postdoctoral study

1

1.7

2

.3

1

1.1

4

.5

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

3

.4

0

.0

3

.4

Retired and not working

3

5.1

38

5.5

10

10.8

51

6.0

Retired and still working

1

1.7

7

1.0

4

4.3

12

1.4

Other

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Employed; status not known

1

1.7

5

.7

0

.0

6

.7

Not specified

28

47.5

285

40.9

20

21.5

333

39.2

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

15

25.4

459

65.9

63

67.7

537

63.3

Not licensed/unknown

44

74.6

238

34.1

30

32.3

312

36.7

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

2

10.5

83

27.7

29

61.7

114

31.1

Four-year colleges

2

10.5

22

7.3

4

8.5

28

7.7

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

9

3.0

2

4.3

11

3.0

Other academic settings

1

5.3

15

5.0

2

4.3

18

4.9

Schools & other educational settings

1

5.3

9

3.0

0

.0

10

2.7

Independent practice

4

21.1

85

28.3

4

8.5

93

25.4

Hospital

2

10.5

17

5.7

1

2.1

20

5.5

Clinic

1

5.3

4

1.3

0

.0

5

1.4

Other human service

2

10.5

24

8.0

0

.0

26

7.1

Business & industry

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.3

Government

2

10.5

6

2.0

0

.0

8

2.2

Other

2

10.5

23

7.7

4

8.5

29

7.9

Not specified

0

.0

2

.7

1

2.1

3

.8

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

7

36.8

125

41.7

32

68.1

164

44.8

Education

8

42.1

167

55.7

35

74.5

210

57.4

Health/mental health services

11

57.9

185

61.7

19

40.4

215

58.7

Educational services

8

42.1

80

26.7

8

17.0

96

26.2

Other applied psychology

8

42.1

67

22.3

8

17.0

83

22.7

Management/administration

9

47.4

136

45.3

22

46.8

167

45.6

Other employment activities

8

42.1

67

22.3

11

23.4

86

23.5

Not specified

2

10.5

35

11.7

5

10.6

42

11.5

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

17

5.7

9

19.1

26

7.1

Education

4

21.1

87

29.0

20

42.6

111

30.3

Mental Health Services

9

47.4

113

37.7

4

8.5

126

34.4

Educational Services

1

5.3

7

2.3

0

.0

8

2.2

Applied Psychology

2

10.5

6

2.0

1

2.1

9

2.5

Management/administration

1

5.3

26

8.7

6

12.8

33

9.0

Other activities

0

.0

5

1.7

1

2.1

6

1.6

Not specified

2

10.5

39

13.0

6

12.8

47

12.8

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