Division 14: 2009

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 14 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

342

100.0

2,032

100.0

323

100.0

2,697

100.0

Gender

Men

174

50.9

1,256

61.8

253

78.3

1,683

62.4

Women

166

48.5

769

37.8

70

21.7

1,005

37.3

Not specified

2

.6

7

.3

0

.0

9

.3

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

7

.3

1

.3

8

.3

Asian

9

2.6

51

2.5

6

1.9

66

2.4

Hispanic

14

4.1

40

2.0

7

2.2

61

2.3

Black

4

1.2

35

1.7

3

.9

42

1.6

White

204

59.6

1,557

76.6

288

89.2

2,049

76.0

Other

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

11

.5

2

.6

13

.5

Not specified

111

32.5

330

16.2

16

5.0

457

16.9

Age

Under 30

20

5.8

2

.1

0

.0

22

.8

30 - 34

68

19.9

115

5.7

0

.0

183

6.8

35 - 39

56

16.4

230

11.3

0

.0

286

10.6

40 - 44

32

9.4

265

13.0

10

3.1

307

11.4

45 - 49

27

7.9

201

9.9

19

5.9

247

9.2

50 - 54

30

8.8

182

9.0

29

9.0

241

8.9

55 - 59

28

8.2

268

13.2

44

13.6

340

12.6

60 - 64

22

6.4

296

14.6

59

18.3

377

14.0

65 - 69

21

6.1

142

7.0

45

13.9

208

7.7

70 or older

23

6.7

233

11.5

99

30.7

355

13.2

Not specified

15

4.4

98

4.8

18

5.6

131

4.9

Mean

46.2

 

53.7

 

65.7

 

54.2

 

SD

14.1

 

13.9

 

12.6

 

14.7

 

Region

New England

14

4.1

117

5.8

15

4.6

146

5.4

Middle Atlantic

40

11.7

297

14.6

42

13.0

379

14.1

East North Central

53

15.5

308

15.2

46

14.2

407

15.1

West North Central

37

10.8

170

8.4

29

9.0

236

8.8

South Atlantic

79

23.1

446

21.9

99

30.7

624

23.1

East South Central

10

2.9

72

3.5

7

2.2

89

3.3

West South Central

35

10.2

157

7.7

19

5.9

211

7.8

Mountain

18

5.3

80

3.9

10

3.1

108

4.0

Pacific

41

12.0

262

12.9

41

12.7

344

12.8

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

2

.6

9

.4

0

.0

11

.4

Canada

5

1.5

57

2.8

5

1.5

67

2.5

Other

8

2.3

57

2.8

10

3.1

75

2.8

Source: 2009 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies. 

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 14 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

342

100.0

2,032

100.0

323

100.0

2,697

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

21

6.1

1,896

93.3

312

96.6

2,229

82.6

Ed.D.

1

.3

42

2.1

2

.6

45

1.7

Psy.D.

3

.9

23

1.1

1

.3

27

1.0

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

1

.3

33

1.6

5

1.5

39

1.4

Master’s

308

90.1

30

1.5

0

.0

338

12.5

Baccalaureate/Associate

2

.6

2

.1

0

.0

4

.1

Not specified

6

1.8

6

.3

3

.9

15

.6

Years since degree

Less than 5

36

10.5

107

5.3

0

.0

143

5.3

5 - 9

102

29.8

352

17.3

0

.0

454

16.8

10 – 14

66

19.3

313

15.4

5

1.5

384

14.2

15 – 19

32

9.4

227

11.2

18

5.6

277

10.3

20 – 24

23

6.7

176

8.7

31

9.6

230

8.5

25 or more

78

22.8

812

40.0

261

80.8

1,151

42.7

Not specified

5

1.5

45

2.2

8

2.5

58

2.2

Mean

16.1

 

21.9

 

36.5

 

22.9

 

SD

12.6

 

13.9

 

12.7

 

14.6

 

Source: 2009 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 14 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

342

100.0

2,032

100.0

323

100.0

2,697

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Clinical

3

.9

90

4.4

6

1.9

99

3.7

Counseling psychology

4

1.2

26

1.3

7

2.2

37

1.4

Family Psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.0

Forensic

0

.0

4

.2

0

.0

4

.1

Health

0

.0

4

.2

1

.3

5

.2

School

1

.3

1

.0

0

.0

2

.1

Sport psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.0

Subtotal

8

2.3

125

6.2

16

5.0

149

5.5

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

3

.1

2

.6

5

.2

Community

0

.0

3

.1

0

.0

3

.1

Developmental

0

.0

5

.2

2

.6

7

.3

Educational

4

1.2

7

.3

1

.3

12

.4

Environmental

0

.0

1

.0

1

.3

2

.1

Experimental

1

.3

11

.5

2

.6

14

.5

General/Methods & Systems

6

1.8

5

.2

1

.3

12

.4

Industrial/Organizational

210

61.4

1,378

67.8

207

64.1

1,795

66.6

Neurosciences

0

.0

0

.0

2

.6

2

.1

Personality

1

.3

8

.4

4

1.2

13

.5

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

4

1.2

25

1.2

10

3.1

39

1.4

Social

0

.0

42

2.1

26

8.0

68

2.5

Subtotal

226

66.1

1,490

73.3

258

79.9

1,974

73.2

Other fields

Business or Management

8

2.3

71

3.5

9

2.8

88

3.3

Cognitive science

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Counseling

2

.6

1

.0

0

.0

3

.1

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

4

.2

0

.0

4

.1

Education, Teaching

0

.0

5

.2

1

.3

6

.2

Epidemiology

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Industrial Relations

2

.6

5

.2

1

.3

8

.3

Law

1

.3

0

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Medicine

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Organizational Behavior

5

1.5

73

3.6

15

4.6

93

3.4

Psychiatry

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Public Health

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Rehabilitation

0

.0

3

.1

2

.6

5

.2

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

7

.3

1

.3

8

.3

Social Work

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Special Education

1

.3

0

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Speech & Hearing

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Other

5

1.5

48

2.4

11

3.4

64

2.4

Subtotal

24

7.0

225

11.1

40

12.4

289

10.7

Science designation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General science

210

61.4

1,390

68.4

209

64.7

1,809

67.1

Core science

21

6.1

192

9.4

67

20.7

280

10.4

Neither

27

7.9

258

12.7

38

11.8

323

12.0

Not specified

84

24.6

192

9.4

9

2.8

285

10.6

Source: 2009 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 14 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

342

100.0

2,032

100.0

323

100.0

2,697

100.0

Employment status

 

Working full time

135

39.5

869

42.8

165

51.1

1,169

43.3

Working part time

12

3.5

121

6.0

14

4.3

147

5.5

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

3

.1

0

.0

3

.1

Not working and seeking work

2

.6

5

.2

0

.0

7

.3

Not working and not seeking work

2

.6

4

.2

2

.6

8

.3

Retired and not working

8

2.3

68

3.3

38

11.8

114

4.2

Retired and still working

2

.6

14

.7

10

3.1

26

1.0

Other

0

.0

1

.0

1

.3

2

.1

Employed; status not known

0

.0

17

.8

2

.6

19

.7

Not specified

181

52.9

930

45.8

91

28.2

1,202

44.6

 

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

20

5.8

569

28.0

99

30.7

688

25.5

Not licensed/unknown

322

94.2

1,463

72.0

224

69.3

2,009

74.5

 

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

13

9.6

270

31.1

96

58.2

379

32.4

Four-year colleges

2

1.5

24

2.8

3

1.8

29

2.5

Medical school/ Academic medical center

2

1.5

6

.7

1

.6

9

.8

Other academic settings

1

.7

14

1.6

3

1.8

18

1.5

Schools & other educational settings

1

.7

4

.5

1

.6

6

.5

Independent practice

6

4.4

52

6.0

3

1.8

61

5.2

Hospital

0

.0

10

1.2

3

1.8

13

1.1

Clinic

1

.7

5

.6

0

.0

6

.5

Other human service

2

1.5

9

1.0

2

1.2

13

1.1

Business & industry

41

30.4

125

14.4

5

3.0

171

14.6

Government

12

8.9

60

6.9

7

4.2

79

6.8

Other

52

38.5

273

31.4

41

24.8

366

31.3

Not specified

2

1.5

17

2.0

0

.0

19

1.6

 

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

48

35.6

439

50.5

114

69.1

601

51.4

Education

25

18.5

345

39.7

93

56.4

463

39.6

Health/mental health services

5

3.7

63

7.2

9

5.5

77

6.6

Educational services

14

10.4

118

13.6

20

12.1

152

13.0

Other applied psychology

100

74.1

547

62.9

73

44.2

720

61.6

Management/administration

78

57.8

495

57.0

86

52.1

659

56.4

Other activities

62

45.9

285

32.8

36

21.8

383

32.8

Not specified

26

19.3

151

17.4

33

20.0

210

18.0

Primary activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

10

7.4

132

15.2

63

38.2

205

17.5

Education

8

5.9

144

16.6

20

12.1

172

14.7

Mental Health Services

1

.7

28

3.2

1

.6

30

2.6

Educational Services

2

1.5

5

.6

1

.6

8

.7

Applied Psychology

64

47.4

304

35.0

22

13.3

390

33.4

Management/administration

16

11.9

100

11.5

23

13.9

139

11.9

Other activities

10

7.4

15

1.7

4

2.4

29

2.5

Not specified

24

17.8

141

16.2

31

18.8

196

16.8

Source: 2009 APA Directory and 2010 Employment Update.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies. 

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 14 Members by Membership Status, 2009

14

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

5

1.5

32

1.6

35

10.8

72

2.7

2. Teaching of Psychology

3

.9

45

2.2

14

4.3

62

2.3

3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

7

.3

16

5.0

23

.9

5. Evaluation & Measurement

7

2.0

131

6.4

67

20.7

205

7.6

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

0

.0

2

.1

4

1.2

6

.2

7. Developmental Psychology

0

.0

6

.3

7

2.2

13

.5

8. Personality & Social

10

2.9

129

6.3

67

20.7

206

7.6

9. SPSSI

1

.3

33

1.6

37

11.5

71

2.6

10. Psychology & the Arts

0

.0

7

.3

7

2.2

14

.5

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

26

1.3

13

4.0

39

1.4

13. Consulting Psychology

14

4.1

232

11.4

34

10.5

280

10.4

14. SIOP

342

100.0

2,032

100.0

323

100.0

2,697

100.0

15. Educational Psychology

2

.6

30

1.5

13

4.0

45

1.7

16. School Psychology

1

.3

3

.1

6

1.9

10

.4

17. Counseling Psychology

2

.6

20

1.0

17

5.3

39

1.4

18. Psychologists in Public Service

1

.3

17

.8

7

2.2

25

.9

19. Society for Military Psychology

5

1.5

46

2.3

43

13.3

94

3.5

20. Adult Development & Aging

1

.3

21

1.0

12

3.7

34

1.3

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

21

1.0

22

6.8

43

1.6

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

0

.0

11

.5

4

1.2

15

.6

23. Consumer Psychology

6

1.8

21

1.0

12

3.7

39

1.4

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

2

.6

7

.3

4

1.2

13

.5

25. Behavior Analysis

1

.3

9

.4

8

2.5

18

.7

26. History of Psychology

1

.3

8

.4

12

3.7

21

.8

27. Community Psychology

0

.0

7

.3

6

1.9

13

.5

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

0

.0

5

.2

2

.6

7

.3

29. Psychotherapy

1

.3

15

.7

6

1.9

22

.8

30. Psychological Hypnosis

0

.0

4

.2

3

.9

7

.3

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

6

.3

7

2.2

13

.5

32. Humanistic Psychology

0

.0

5

.2

6

1.9

11

.4

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

1

.3

3

.1

2

.6

6

.2

34. Population & Environmental

0

.0

6

.3

8

2.5

14

.5

35. Psychology of Women

0

.0

24

1.2

20

6.2

44

1.6

36. Psychology of Religion

2

.6

17

.8

5

1.5

24

.9

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

0

.0

4

.2

2

.6

6

.2

38. Health Psychology

0

.0

17

.8

10

3.1

27

1.0

39. Psychoanalysis

1

.3

12

.6

2

.6

15

.6

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

1

.3

10

.5

5

1.5

16

.6

41. Psychology-Law Society

0

.0

19

.9

8

2.5

27

1.0

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

19

.9

7

2.2

26

1.0

43. Family Psychology

0

.0

8

.4

4

1.2

12

.4

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

1

.3

6

.3

4

1.2

11

.4

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

0

.0

13

.6

6

1.9

19

.7

46. Media Psychology

0

.0

6

.3

4

1.2

10

.4

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

0

.0

15

.7

9

2.8

24

.9

48. Peace Psychology

0

.0

6

.3

6

1.9

12

.4

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

0

.0

12

.6

7

2.2

19

.7

50. Addictions

1

.3

7

.3

3

.9

11

.4

51. Men & Masculinity

0

.0

4

.2

3

.9

7

.3

52. International

0

.0

10

.5

25

7.7

35

1.3

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

0

.0

4

.2

2

.6

6

.2

54. Pediatric Psychology

0

.0

3

.1

3

.9

6

.2

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

2

.1

3

.9

5

.2

56. Trauma Psychology

0

.0

2

.1

3

.9

5

.2

Number of divisions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One

288

84.2

1,326

65.3

105

32.5

1,719

63.7

Two

46

13.5

499

24.6

87

26.9

632

23.4

Three

3

.9

124

6.1

49

15.2

176

6.5

Four or more

5

1.5

83

4.1

82

25.4

170

6.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number belonging to state associations

23

6.7

325

16.0

45

13.9

393

14.6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

9

.4

5

1.5

14

.5

Counseling

0

.0

2

.1

1

.3

3

.1

Organizational business consulting psychology

0

.0

21

1.0

12

3.7

33

1.2

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.0

Forensic

0

.0

2

.1

2

.6

4

.1

Family psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.0

Behavioral psychology

0

.0

0

.0

3

.9

3

.1

Clinical health

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Paid the 2009 practice assessment

4

1.2

125

6.2

13

4.0

142

5.3

Total

342

100.0

2,032

100.0

323

100.0

2,697

100.0

Source: 2009 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.