Division 50: 2012

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 50 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

36

100.0

719

100.0

156

100.0

911

100.0

Gender

Men

18

50.0

425

59.1

110

70.5

553

60.7

Women

18

50.0

294

40.9

46

29.5

358

39.3

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Asian

0

.0

15

2.1

3

1.9

18

2.0

Hispanic

0

.0

14

1.9

4

2.6

18

2.0

Black

2

5.6

11

1.5

5

3.2

18

2.0

White

18

50.0

506

70.4

139

89.1

663

72.8

Pacific Islander

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

6

.8

0

.0

6

.7

Not specified

16

44.4

165

22.9

5

3.2

186

20.4

Age

Under 30

4

11.1

2

.3

0

.0

6

.7

30 - 34

4

11.1

43

6.0

1

.6

48

5.3

35 - 39

2

5.6

74

10.3

2

1.3

78

8.6

40 - 44

1

2.8

69

9.6

8

5.1

78

8.6

45 - 49

2

5.6

55

7.6

13

8.3

70

7.7

50 - 54

3

8.3

77

10.7

9

5.8

89

9.8

55 - 59

1

2.8

96

13.4

32

20.5

129

14.2

60 - 64

10

27.8

120

16.7

31

19.9

161

17.7

65 - 69

3

8.3

89

12.4

22

14.1

114

12.5

70 or older

6

16.7

70

9.7

33

21.2

109

12.0

Not specified

0

.0

24

3.3

5

3.2

29

3.2

Mean

53.4

 

54.5

 

61.4

 

55.6

 

SD

16.9

 

12.8

 

11.0

 

13.0

 

Region

New England

3

8.3

95

13.2

15

9.6

113

12.4

Middle Atlantic

13

36.1

168

23.4

36

23.1

217

23.8

East North Central

5

13.9

92

12.8

13

8.3

110

12.1

West North Central

1

2.8

27

3.8

10

6.4

38

4.2

South Atlantic

3

8.3

88

12.2

26

16.7

117

12.8

East South Central

0

.0

26

3.6

8

5.1

34

3.7

West South Central

2

5.6

37

5.1

8

5.1

47

5.2

Mountain

2

5.6

38

5.3

4

2.6

44

4.8

Pacific

6

16.7

127

17.7

33

21.2

166

18.2

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Canada

1

2.8

11

1.5

1

.6

13

1.4

Other

0

.0

8

1.1

2

1.3

10

1.1

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 50 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

36

100.0

719

100.0

156

100.0

911

100.0

Highest degree

               

PhD

10

27.8

589

81.9

152

97.4

751

82.4

EdD

3

8.3

29

4.0

3

1.9

35

3.8

PsyD

1

2.8

87

12.1

1

.6

89

9.8

MD

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

10

1.4

0

.0

10

1.1

Masters

19

52.8

0

.0

0

.0

19

2.1

Baccalaureate/ Associate

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Not specified

3

8.3

2

.3

0

.0

5

.5

Years since degree

               

Less than 5

11

30.6

70

9.7

0

.0

81

8.9

5 - 9

2

5.6

107

14.9

1

.6

110

12.1

10 - 14

3

8.3

76

10.6

9

5.8

88

9.7

15 - 19

4

11.1

77

10.7

12

7.7

93

10.2

20 - 24

3

8.3

89

12.4

16

10.3

108

11.9

25 or more

12

33.3

285

39.6

118

75.6

415

45.6

Not specified

1

2.8

15

2.1

0

.0

16

1.8

Mean

17.3

 

20.9

 

32.2

 

22.8

 

SD

13.6

 

12.6

 

11.1

 

13.1

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 50 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

36

100.0

719

100.0

156

100.0

911

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

0

.0

4

.6

1

.6

5

.5

Clinical

11

30.6

402

55.9

89

57.1

502

55.1

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

3

.4

2

1.3

5

.5

Counseling psychology

7

19.4

68

9.5

1

.6

76

8.3

Family

0

.0

0

.0

1

.6

1

.1

Forensic

0

.0

6

.8

0

.0

6

.7

Geropsychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Health

3

8.3

23

3.2

9

5.8

35

3.8

School

0

.0

3

.4

0

.0

3

.3

Sport psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.6

1

.1

Subtotal

21

58.3

510

70.9

104

66.7

635

69.7

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

3

.4

1

.6

4

.4

Community

1

2.8

7

1.0

4

2.6

12

1.3

Developmental

0

.0

8

1.1

3

1.9

11

1.2

Educational

0

.0

3

.4

0

.0

3

.3

Experimental

0

.0

0

.0

2

1.3

2

.2

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

4

.6

1

.6

5

.5

Industrial/Organizational

0

.0

3

.4

1

.6

4

.4

Neurosciences

0

.0

2

.3

2

1.3

4

.4

Personality

0

.0

2

.3

2

1.3

4

.4

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

1

.1

1

.6

2

.2

Psychopharmacology

1

2.8

4

.6

10

6.4

15

1.6

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

6

.8

3

1.9

9

1.0

Social

0

.0

11

1.5

4

2.6

15

1.6

Subtotal

2

5.6

54

7.5

34

21.8

90

9.9

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Counseling

3

8.3

10

1.4

0

.0

13

1.4

Counselor Education

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Education, Teaching

0

.0

3

.4

0

.0

3

.3

Epidemiology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Psychiatry

0

.0

3

.4

2

1.3

5

.5

Public Health

0

.0

4

.6

3

1.9

7

.8

Rehabilitation

0

.0

5

.7

0

.0

5

.5

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

3

.4

2

1.3

5

.5

Social Work

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Student Personnel

1

2.8

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Other

2

5.6

15

2.1

7

4.5

24

2.6

Subtotal

6

16.7

47

6.5

14

9.0

67

7.4

Science designation

                 

General science

4

11.1

38

5.3

14

9.0

56

6.1

Core science

1

2.8

48

6.7

31

19.9

80

8.8

Neither

24

66.7

525

73.0

107

68.6

656

72.0

Not specified

7

19.4

108

15.0

4

2.6

119

13.1

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 50 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

36

100.0

719

100.0

156

100.0

911

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

12

33.3

351

48.8

101

64.7

464

50.9

Working part time

3

8.3

39

5.4

4

2.6

46

5.0

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

6

.8

0

.0

6

.7

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Retired and not working

0

.0

7

1.0

7

4.5

14

1.5

Retired and still working

0

.0

9

1.3

3

1.9

12

1.3

Employed; status not known

0

.0

2

.3

1

.6

3

.3

Not specified

21

58.3

303

42.1

40

25.6

364

40.0

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

16

44.4

474

65.9

107

68.6

597

65.5

Not licensed/unknown

20

55.6

245

34.1

49

31.4

314

34.5

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

1

8.3

73

20.8

48

47.5

122

26.3

Four-year colleges

0

.0

11

3.1

1

1.0

12

2.6

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

39

11.1

25

24.8

64

13.8

Other academic settings

1

8.3

5

1.4

3

3.0

9

1.9

Schools & other educational settings

0

.0

2

.6

0

.0

2

.4

Independent practice

5

41.7

99

28.2

5

5.0

109

23.5

Hospital

0

.0

46

13.1

8

7.9

54

11.6

Clinic

0

.0

12

3.4

1

1.0

13

2.8

Other human service

1

8.3

28

8.0

3

3.0

32

6.9

Business & industry

1

8.3

1

.3

0

.0

2

.4

Government

2

16.7

15

4.3

3

3.0

20

4.3

Other

1

8.3

17

4.8

3

3.0

21

4.5

Not specified

0

.0

3

.9

1

1.0

4

.9

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

2

16.7

163

46.4

87

86.1

252

54.3

Education

3

25.0

168

47.9

74

73.3

245

52.8

Health/mental health services

9

75.0

234

66.7

38

37.6

281

60.6

Educational services

2

16.7

70

19.9

11

10.9

83

17.9

Other applied psychology

2

16.7

83

23.6

16

15.8

101

21.8

Management/administration

5

41.7

156

44.4

61

60.4

222

47.8

Other employment activities

3

25.0

68

19.4

20

19.8

91

19.6

Not specified

1

8.3

32

9.1

8

7.9

41

8.8

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

8.3

86

24.5

66

65.3

153

33.0

Education

1

8.3

31

8.8

11

10.9

43

9.3

Mental Health Services

7

58.3

148

42.2

5

5.0

160

34.5

Educational Services

0

.0

4

1.1

0

.0

4

.9

Applied Psychology

0

.0

4

1.1

0

.0

4

.9

Management/administration

1

8.3

38

10.8

9

8.9

48

10.3

Other activities

0

.0

5

1.4

1

1.0

6

1.3

Not specified

2

16.7

35

10.0

9

8.9

46

9.9

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