Division 9: 2012

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 9 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

30

100.0

562

100.0

465

100.0

1,057

100.0

Gender

Men

11

36.7

286

50.9

296

63.7

593

56.1

Women

19

63.3

275

48.9

169

36.3

463

43.8

Not specified

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

4

.7

1

.2

5

.5

Asian

1

3.3

12

2.1

12

2.6

25

2.4

Hispanic

0

.0

21

3.7

13

2.8

34

3.2

Black

1

3.3

28

5.0

21

4.5

50

4.7

White

21

70.0

429

76.3

403

86.7

853

80.7

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

1

3.3

6

1.1

3

.6

10

.9

Not specified

6

20.0

62

11.0

12

2.6

80

7.6

Age

Under 30

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

30 - 34

3

10.0

10

1.8

0

.0

13

1.2

35 - 39

4

13.3

16

2.8

1

.2

21

2.0

40 - 44

0

.0

20

3.6

5

1.1

25

2.4

45 - 49

1

3.3

27

4.8

15

3.2

43

4.1

50 - 54

0

.0

34

6.0

26

5.6

60

5.7

55 - 59

2

6.7

34

6.0

34

7.3

70

6.6

60 - 64

4

13.3

56

10.0

69

14.8

129

12.2

65 - 69

0

.0

55

9.8

53

11.4

108

10.2

70 or older

16

53.3

270

48.0

249

53.5

535

50.6

Not specified

0

.0

39

6.9

13

2.8

52

4.9

Mean

63.6

 

69.0

 

71.5

 

70.0

 

SD

18.8

 

16.2

 

12.9

 

15.0

 

Region

New England

4

13.3

57

10.1

57

12.3

118

11.2

Middle Atlantic

8

26.7

133

23.7

100

21.5

241

22.8

East North Central

5

16.7

64

11.4

68

14.6

137

13.0

West North Central

0

.0

23

4.1

20

4.3

43

4.1

South Atlantic

6

20.0

83

14.8

56

12.0

145

13.7

East South Central

1

3.3

14

2.5

5

1.1

20

1.9

West South Central

2

6.7

15

2.7

14

3.0

31

2.9

Mountain

0

.0

23

4.1

19

4.1

42

4.0

Pacific

3

10.0

113

20.1

101

21.7

217

20.5

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

4

.7

1

.2

5

.5

Canada

1

3.3

25

4.4

11

2.4

37

3.5

Other

0

.0

8

1.4

13

2.8

21

2.0

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 9 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

30

100.0

562

100.0

465

100.0

1,057

100.0

Highest degree

               

PhD

11

36.7

511

90.9

455

97.8

977

92.4

EdD

1

3.3

20

3.6

9

1.9

30

2.8

PsyD

0

.0

9

1.6

0

.0

9

.9

MD

0

.0

3

.5

0

.0

3

.3

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

10

1.8

0

.0

10

.9

Masters

15

50.0

6

1.1

1

.2

22

2.1

Baccalaureate/ Associate

1

3.3

1

.2

0

.0

2

.2

Certificate/diploma

1

3.3

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Not specified

1

3.3

2

.4

0

.0

3

.3

Years since degree

               

Less than 5

4

13.3

23

4.1

0

.0

27

2.6

5 - 9

4

13.3

23

4.1

0

.0

27

2.6

10 - 14

3

10.0

22

3.9

7

1.5

32

3.0

15 - 19

2

6.7

32

5.7

15

3.2

49

4.6

20 - 24

1

3.3

37

6.6

25

5.4

63

6.0

25 or more

16

53.3

412

73.3

417

89.7

845

79.9

Not specified

0

.0

13

2.3

1

.2

14

1.3

Mean

26.5

 

35.8

 

42.3

 

38.5

 

SD

18.4

 

15.9

 

13.1

 

15.3

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 9 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

30

100.0

562

100.0

465

100.0

1,057

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

1

3.3

8

1.4

0

.0

9

.9

Clinical

5

16.7

160

28.5

70

15.1

235

22.2

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Counseling psychology

3

10.0

28

5.0

11

2.4

42

4.0

Family

0

.0

0

.0

3

.6

3

.3

Forensic

1

3.3

1

.2

1

.2

3

.3

Geropsychology

0

.0

4

.7

7

1.5

11

1.0

Health

0

.0

5

.9

11

2.4

16

1.5

School

2

6.7

3

.5

3

.6

8

.8

Subtotal

12

40.0

210

37.4

106

22.8

328

31.0

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

2

.4

6

1.3

8

.8

Community

2

6.7

15

2.7

19

4.1

36

3.4

Comparative

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.1

Developmental

2

6.7

23

4.1

32

6.9

57

5.4

Educational

0

.0

12

2.1

9

1.9

21

2.0

Environmental

0

.0

6

1.1

13

2.8

19

1.8

Experimental

0

.0

2

.4

6

1.3

8

.8

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

5

.9

9

1.9

14

1.3

Industrial/Organizational

0

.0

26

4.6

16

3.4

42

4.0

Neurosciences

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.1

Personality

0

.0

10

1.8

9

1.9

19

1.8

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

1

.2

1

.2

2

.2

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.1

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

1

.2

3

.6

4

.4

Social

2

6.7

136

24.2

167

35.9

305

28.9

Subtotal

6

20.0

239

42.5

293

63.0

538

50.9

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

2

.4

1

.2

3

.3

Business or Management

0

.0

2

.4

1

.2

3

.3

Communications/Journalism

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.1

Counseling

0

.0

1

.2

2

.4

3

.3

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

0

.0

2

.4

2

.2

Education, Teaching

3

10.0

6

1.1

5

1.1

14

1.3

Epidemiology

0

.0

0

.0

2

.4

2

.2

Law

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.1

Organizational Behavior

0

.0

2

.4

4

.9

6

.6

Political Science

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Psychiatry

0

.0

3

.5

0

.0

3

.3

Public Admin

1

3.3

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Public Health

0

.0

1

.2

4

.9

5

.5

Rehabilitation

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

1

.2

3

.6

4

.4

Social Work

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Sociology

0

.0

3

.5

2

.4

5

.5

Special Education

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Statistics

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Theology/Religion

1

3.3

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Other

3

10.0

32

5.7

31

6.7

66

6.2

Subtotal

8

26.7

58

10.3

59

12.7

125

11.8

Science designation

                 

General science

5

16.7

58

10.3

59

12.7

122

11.5

Core science

4

13.3

206

36.7

269

57.8

479

45.3

Neither

17

56.7

243

43.2

130

28.0

390

36.9

Not specified

4

13.3

55

9.8

7

1.5

66

6.2

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 9 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

30

100.0

562

100.0

465

100.0

1,057

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

14

46.7

213

37.9

241

51.8

468

44.3

Working part time

3

10.0

51

9.1

35

7.5

89

8.4

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

6

1.1

4

.9

10

.9

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

1

.2

1

.2

2

.2

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

6

1.1

1

.2

7

.7

Retired and not working

5

16.7

75

13.3

68

14.6

148

14.0

Retired and still working

1

3.3

16

2.8

24

5.2

41

3.9

Other

0

.0

0

.0

2

.4

2

.2

Employed; status not known

0

.0

10

1.8

3

.6

13

1.2

Not specified

7

23.3

184

32.7

86

18.5

277

26.2

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

8

26.7

257

45.7

134

28.8

399

37.7

Not licensed/unknown

22

73.3

305

54.3

331

71.2

658

62.3

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

3

21.4

103

48.4

172

71.4

278

59.4

Four-year colleges

2

14.3

20

9.4

8

3.3

30

6.4

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

5

2.3

12

5.0

17

3.6

Other academic settings

0

.0

11

5.2

10

4.1

21

4.5

Schools & other educational settings

1

7.1

0

.0

2

.8

3

.6

Independent practice

3

21.4

37

17.4

7

2.9

47

10.0

Hospital

0

.0

7

3.3

4

1.7

11

2.4

Other human service

1

7.1

5

2.3

3

1.2

9

1.9

Government

4

28.6

8

3.8

5

2.1

17

3.6

Other

0

.0

13

6.1

15

6.2

28

6.0

Not specified

0

.0

4

1.9

3

1.2

7

1.5

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

5

35.7

120

56.3

192

79.7

317

67.7

Education

6

42.9

115

54.0

187

77.6

308

65.8

Health/mental health services

5

35.7

47

22.1

25

10.4

77

16.5

Educational services

4

28.6

26

12.2

24

10.0

54

11.5

Other applied psychology

2

14.3

41

19.2

46

19.1

89

19.0

Management/administration

2

14.3

75

35.2

127

52.7

204

43.6

Other employment activities

4

28.6

44

20.7

55

22.8

103

22.0

Not specified

6

42.9

67

31.5

34

14.1

107

22.9

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

7.1

34

16.0

97

40.2

132

28.2

Education

3

21.4

63

29.6

61

25.3

127

27.1

Mental Health Services

1

7.1

27

12.7

6

2.5

34

7.3

Educational Services

1

7.1

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

Applied Psychology

0

.0

4

1.9

3

1.2

7

1.5

Management/administration

1

7.1

16

7.5

30

12.4

47

10.0

Other activities

1

7.1

1

.5

5

2.1

7

1.5

Not specified

6

42.9

68

31.9

39

16.2

113

24.1

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