Division 54: 2012

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 54 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

16

100.0

884

100.0

137

100.0

1,037

100.0

Gender

Men

3

18.8

238

26.9

86

62.8

327

31.5

Women

13

81.3

643

72.7

51

37.2

707

68.2

Not specified

0

.0

3

.3

0

.0

3

.3

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

2

.2

1

.7

3

.3

Asian

1

6.3

20

2.3

1

.7

22

2.1

Hispanic

1

6.3

19

2.1

3

2.2

23

2.2

Black

1

6.3

15

1.7

3

2.2

19

1.8

White

11

68.8

584

66.1

126

92.0

721

69.5

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

9

1.0

1

.7

10

1.0

Not specified

2

12.5

235

26.6

2

1.5

239

23.0

Age

Under 30

0

.0

3

.3

0

.0

3

.3

30 - 34

1

6.3

106

12.0

0

.0

107

10.3

35 - 39

2

12.5

160

18.1

1

.7

163

15.7

40 - 44

3

18.8

136

15.4

10

7.3

149

14.4

45 - 49

1

6.3

85

9.6

10

7.3

96

9.3

50 - 54

3

18.8

85

9.6

13

9.5

101

9.7

55 - 59

1

6.3

87

9.8

37

27.0

125

12.1

60 - 64

1

6.3

98

11.1

20

14.6

119

11.5

65 - 69

2

12.5

60

6.8

20

14.6

82

7.9

70 or older

1

6.3

42

4.8

22

16.1

65

6.3

Not specified

1

6.3

22

2.5

4

2.9

27

2.6

Mean

51.3

 

48.5

 

60.3

 

50.1

 

SD

13.6

 

12.7

 

10.4

 

13.1

 

Region

New England

2

12.5

92

10.4

10

7.3

104

10.0

Middle Atlantic

4

25.0

124

14.0

18

13.1

146

14.1

East North Central

1

6.3

169

19.1

24

17.5

194

18.7

West North Central

0

.0

82

9.3

11

8.0

93

9.0

South Atlantic

1

6.3

170

19.2

41

29.9

212

20.4

East South Central

0

.0

41

4.6

6

4.4

47

4.5

West South Central

0

.0

55

6.2

10

7.3

65

6.3

Mountain

2

12.5

33

3.7

3

2.2

38

3.7

Pacific

2

12.5

90

10.2

10

7.3

102

9.8

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

1

6.3

1

.1

0

.0

2

.2

Canada

1

6.3

11

1.2

3

2.2

15

1.4

Other

2

12.5

16

1.8

1

.7

19

1.8

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 54 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

16

100.0

884

100.0

137

100.0

1,037

100.0

Highest degree

               

PhD

5

31.3

746

84.4

131

95.6

882

85.1

EdD

1

6.3

10

1.1

3

2.2

14

1.4

PsyD

0

.0

115

13.0

2

1.5

117

11.3

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

10

1.1

1

.7

11

1.1

Masters

8

50.0

1

.1

0

.0

9

.9

Baccalaureate/ Associate

1

6.3

1

.1

0

.0

2

.2

Not specified

1

6.3

1

.1

0

.0

2

.2

Years since degree

               

Less than 5

0

.0

104

11.8

0

.0

104

10.0

5 – 9

2

12.5

211

23.9

0

.0

213

20.5

10 – 14

2

12.5

139

15.7

11

8.0

152

14.7

15 – 19

5

31.3

113

12.8

6

4.4

124

12.0

20 – 24

2

12.5

87

9.8

15

10.9

104

10.0

25 or more

4

25.0

221

25.0

104

75.9

329

31.7

Not specified

1

6.3

9

1.0

1

.7

11

1.1

Mean

19.7

 

16.7

 

30.8

 

18.6

 

SD

11.4

 

11.6

 

9.9

 

12.3

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 54 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

16

100.0

884

100.0

137

100.0

1,037

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Behavior analysis

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Child clinical

2

12.5

248

28.1

31

22.6

281

27.1

Clinical

7

43.8

263

29.8

55

40.1

325

31.3

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

15

1.7

4

2.9

19

1.8

Counseling psychology

0

.0

13

1.5

1

.7

14

1.4

Family

0

.0

1

.1

1

.7

2

.2

Health

0

.0

27

3.1

10

7.3

37

3.6

School

0

.0

26

2.9

7

5.1

33

3.2

Subtotal

9

56.3

594

67.2

109

79.6

712

68.7

Research and other subfields

Community

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Developmental

0

.0

18

2.0

5

3.6

23

2.2

Educational

0

.0

4

.5

0

.0

4

.4

Experimental

1

6.3

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Industrial/Organizational

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Neurosciences

0

.0

3

.3

2

1.5

5

.5

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

1

.1

1

.7

2

.2

Social

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Subtotal

1

6.3

30

3.4

8

5.8

39

3.8

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

6

.7

0

.0

6

.6

Counseling

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.2

Education, Teaching

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Nursing

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Public Health

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Rehabilitation

0

.0

0

.0

1

.7

1

.1

Other

1

6.3

64

7.2

18

13.1

83

8.0

Subtotal

1

6.3

75

8.5

19

13.9

95

9.2

Science designation

General science

0

.0

36

4.1

10

7.3

46

4.4

Core science

1

6.3

28

3.2

8

5.8

37

3.6

Neither

10

62.5

635

71.8

118

86.1

763

73.6

Not specified

5

31.3

185

20.9

1

.7

191

18.4

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 54 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

16

100.0

884

100.0

137

100.0

1,037

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

6

37.5

382

43.2

90

65.7

478

46.1

Working part time

3

18.8

61

6.9

2

1.5

66

6.4

Postdoctoral study

1

6.3

17

1.9

0

.0

18

1.7

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

5

.6

0

.0

5

.5

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

7

.8

0

.0

7

.7

Retired and not working

1

6.3

3

.3

6

4.4

10

1.0

Retired and still working

0

.0

6

.7

5

3.6

11

1.1

Other

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Employed; status not known

0

.0

2

.2

1

.7

3

.3

Not specified

5

31.3

400

45.2

33

24.1

438

42.2

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

7

43.8

672

76.0

120

87.6

799

77.0

Not licensed/unknown

9

56.3

212

24.0

17

12.4

238

23.0

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

0

.0

45

11.8

35

38.9

80

16.7

Four-year colleges

0

.0

3

.8

0

.0

3

.6

Medical school/ Academic medical center

1

16.7

94

24.6

36

40.0

131

27.4

Other academic settings

1

16.7

3

.8

2

2.2

6

1.3

Schools & other educational settings

1

16.7

5

1.3

0

.0

6

1.3

Independent practice

2

33.3

78

20.4

2

2.2

82

17.2

Hospital

0

.0

90

23.6

9

10.0

99

20.7

Clinic

0

.0

9

2.4

0

.0

9

1.9

Other human service

0

.0

31

8.1

2

2.2

33

6.9

Business & industry

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.1

1

.2

Government

0

.0

10

2.6

1

1.1

11

2.3

Other

1

16.7

11

2.9

2

2.2

14

2.9

Not specified

0

.0

3

.8

0

.0

3

.6

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

16.7

208

54.5

75

83.3

284

59.4

Education

1

16.7

216

56.5

66

73.3

283

59.2

Health/mental health services

2

33.3

305

79.8

49

54.4

356

74.5

Educational services

3

50.0

144

37.7

14

15.6

161

33.7

Other applied psychology

0

.0

57

14.9

9

10.0

66

13.8

Management/administration

1

16.7

141

36.9

57

63.3

199

41.6

Other employment activities

0

.0

36

9.4

7

7.8

43

9.0

Not specified

2

33.3

29

7.6

7

7.8

38

7.9

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

16.7

61

16.0

37

41.1

99

20.7

Education

0

.0

36

9.4

6

6.7

42

8.8

Mental Health Services

2

33.3

207

54.2

15

16.7

224

46.9

Educational Services

1

16.7

10

2.6

2

2.2

13

2.7

Management/administration

0

.0

36

9.4

21

23.3

57

11.9

Other activities

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.1

1

.2

Not specified

2

33.3

32

8.4

8

8.9

42

8.8

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