Division 48: 2012

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 48 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

23

100.0

294

100.0

100

100.0

417

100.0

Gender

Men

11

47.8

163

55.4

72

72.0

246

59.0

Women

12

52.2

130

44.2

28

28.0

170

40.8

Not specified

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Asian

1

4.3

7

2.4

1

1.0

9

2.2

Hispanic

0

.0

8

2.7

2

2.0

10

2.4

Black

0

.0

6

2.0

5

5.0

11

2.6

White

17

73.9

224

76.2

89

89.0

330

79.1

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

5

1.7

2

2.0

7

1.7

Not specified

5

21.7

43

14.6

1

1.0

49

11.8

Age

30 - 34

3

13.0

3

1.0

0

.0

6

1.4

35 - 39

0

.0

9

3.1

0

.0

9

2.2

40 - 44

0

.0

3

1.0

0

.0

3

.7

45 - 49

0

.0

8

2.7

0

.0

8

1.9

50 - 54

2

8.7

19

6.5

2

2.0

23

5.5

55 - 59

2

8.7

45

15.3

7

7.0

54

12.9

60 - 64

1

4.3

55

18.7

15

15.0

71

17.0

65 - 69

2

8.7

48

16.3

16

16.0

66

15.8

70 or older

11

47.8

88

29.9

59

59.0

158

37.9

Not specified

2

8.7

16

5.4

1

1.0

19

4.6

Mean

65.4

 

64.8

 

73.5

 

67.0

 

SD

18.2

 

12.1

 

11.4

 

12.9

 

Region

New England

1

4.3

31

10.5

13

13.0

45

10.8

Middle Atlantic

7

30.4

71

24.1

17

17.0

95

22.8

East North Central

3

13.0

29

9.9

7

7.0

39

9.4

West North Central

1

4.3

14

4.8

4

4.0

19

4.6

South Atlantic

3

13.0

33

11.2

20

20.0

56

13.4

East South Central

1

4.3

7

2.4

0

.0

8

1.9

West South Central

0

.0

6

2.0

1

1.0

7

1.7

Mountain

1

4.3

18

6.1

4

4.0

23

5.5

Pacific

6

26.1

73

24.8

27

27.0

106

25.4

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

2

.7

0

.0

2

.5

Canada

0

.0

4

1.4

0

.0

4

1.0

Other

0

.0

6

2.0

7

7.0

13

3.1

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 48 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

23

100.0

294

100.0

100

100.0

417

100.0

Highest degree

               

PhD

2

8.7

243

82.7

93

93.0

338

81.1

EdD

2

8.7

17

5.8

6

6.0

25

6.0

PsyD

2

8.7

19

6.5

0

.0

21

5.0

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

10

3.4

0

.0

10

2.4

Masters

16

69.6

3

1.0

1

1.0

20

4.8

Not specified

1

4.3

2

.7

0

.0

3

.7

Years since degree

               

Less than 5

1

4.3

14

4.8

0

.0

15

3.6

5 - 9

3

13.0

13

4.4

0

.0

16

3.8

10 - 14

2

8.7

15

5.1

0

.0

17

4.1

15 - 19

1

4.3

24

8.2

0

.0

25

6.0

20 - 24

2

8.7

39

13.3

4

4.0

45

10.8

25 or more

12

52.2

181

61.6

95

95.0

288

69.1

Not specified

2

8.7

8

2.7

1

1.0

11

2.6

Mean

28.8

 

29.5

 

44.3

 

33.1

 

SD

17.8

 

13.9

 

12.3

 

15.1

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 48 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

23

100.0

294

100.0

100

100.0

417

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

0

.0

6

2.0

0

.0

6

1.4

Clinical

2

8.7

146

49.7

20

20.0

168

40.3

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

2

.7

0

.0

2

.5

Counseling psychology

2

8.7

21

7.1

4

4.0

27

6.5

Forensic

1

4.3

4

1.4

0

.0

5

1.2

Geropsychology

0

.0

1

.3

1

1.0

2

.5

Health

0

.0

3

1.0

1

1.0

4

1.0

School

2

8.7

5

1.7

0

.0

7

1.7

Sport psychology

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Subtotal

7

30.4

189

64.3

26

26.0

222

53.2

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

4

1.4

2

2.0

6

1.4

Community

2

8.7

1

.3

5

5.0

8

1.9

Comparative

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.2

Developmental

0

.0

11

3.7

2

2.0

13

3.1

Educational

1

4.3

6

2.0

2

2.0

9

2.2

Experimental

1

4.3

0

.0

6

6.0

7

1.7

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

3

1.0

1

1.0

4

1.0

Industrial/Organizational

1

4.3

2

.7

4

4.0

7

1.7

Neurosciences

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Personality

1

4.3

1

.3

2

2.0

4

1.0

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

2

.7

0

.0

2

.5

Social

1

4.3

21

7.1

23

23.0

45

10.8

Subtotal

7

30.4

53

18.0

48

48.0

108

25.9

Other fields

Communications/Journalism

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Counseling

0

.0

2

.7

1

1.0

3

.7

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.2

Education, Teaching

0

.0

3

1.0

1

1.0

4

1.0

Nursing

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.2

Public Admin

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.2

Sociology

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Other

3

13.0

15

5.1

21

21.0

39

9.4

Subtotal

3

13.0

23

7.8

26

26.0

52

12.5

Science designation

                 

General science

3

13.0

10

3.4

12

12.0

25

6.0

Core science

4

17.4

51

17.3

40

40.0

95

22.8

Neither

10

43.5

204

69.4

48

48.0

262

62.8

Not specified

6

26.1

29

9.9

0

.0

35

8.4

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 48 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

23

100.0

294

100.0

100

100.0

417

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

2

8.7

128

43.5

46

46.0

176

42.2

Working part time

1

4.3

26

8.8

8

8.0

35

8.4

Postdoctoral study

1

4.3

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

2

.7

0

.0

2

.5

Retired and not working

4

17.4

17

5.8

23

23.0

44

10.6

Retired and still working

1

4.3

3

1.0

8

8.0

12

2.9

Other

0

.0

1

.3

1

1.0

2

.5

Employed; status not known

0

.0

4

1.4

0

.0

4

1.0

Not specified

14

60.9

113

38.4

14

14.0

141

33.8

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

7

30.4

192

65.3

39

39.0

238

57.1

Not licensed/unknown

16

69.6

102

34.7

61

61.0

179

42.9

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

0

.0

22

17.2

28

60.9

50

28.4

Four-year colleges

0

.0

9

7.0

5

10.9

14

8.0

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

1

.8

1

2.2

2

1.1

Other academic settings

0

.0

5

3.9

1

2.2

6

3.4

Schools & other educational settings

0

.0

4

3.1

0

.0

4

2.3

Independent practice

1

50.0

48

37.5

3

6.5

52

29.5

Hospital

0

.0

8

6.3

0

.0

8

4.5

Clinic

0

.0

3

2.3

0

.0

3

1.7

Other human service

1

50.0

11

8.6

0

.0

12

6.8

Business & industry

0

.0

2

1.6

0

.0

2

1.1

Government

0

.0

2

1.6

0

.0

2

1.1

Other

0

.0

10

7.8

7

15.2

17

9.7

Not specified

0

.0

3

2.3

1

2.2

4

2.3

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

50

39.1

33

71.7

83

47.2

Education

1

50.0

57

44.5

35

76.1

93

52.8

Health/mental health services

2

100.0

71

55.5

11

23.9

84

47.7

Educational services

0

.0

35

27.3

8

17.4

43

24.4

Other applied psychology

1

50.0

31

24.2

9

19.6

41

23.3

Management/administration

0

.0

37

28.9

24

52.2

61

34.7

Other employment activities

1

50.0

30

23.4

15

32.6

46

26.1

Not specified

0

.0

24

18.8

5

10.9

29

16.5

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

9

7.0

9

19.6

18

10.2

Education

1

50.0

21

16.4

21

45.7

43

24.4

Mental Health Services

1

50.0

56

43.8

2

4.3

59

33.5

Educational Services

0

.0

3

2.3

1

2.2

4

2.3

Applied Psychology

0

.0

4

3.1

2

4.3

6

3.4

Management/administration

0

.0

7

5.5

5

10.9

12

6.8

Other activities

0

.0

3

2.3

1

2.2

4

2.3

Not specified

0

.0

25

19.5

5

10.9

30

17.0

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