Division 23: 2012

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 23 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

14

100.0

131

100.0

52

100.0

197

100.0

Gender

Men

10

71.4

101

77.1

50

96.2

161

81.7

Women

4

28.6

30

22.9

2

3.8

36

18.3

Race/ethnicity

Asian

2

14.3

6

4.6

0

.0

8

4.1

Hispanic

0

.0

2

1.5

0

.0

2

1.0

Black

0

.0

4

3.1

1

1.9

5

2.5

White

11

78.6

102

77.9

50

96.2

163

82.7

Not specified

1

7.1

17

13.0

1

1.9

19

9.6

Age

30 - 34

0

.0

2

1.5

0

.0

2

1.0

35 - 39

0

.0

6

4.6

0

.0

6

3.0

40 - 44

1

7.1

3

2.3

0

.0

4

2.0

45 - 49

2

14.3

8

6.1

0

.0

10

5.1

50 - 54

0

.0

12

9.2

2

3.8

14

7.1

55 - 59

4

28.6

14

10.7

6

11.5

24

12.2

60 - 64

1

7.1

28

21.4

5

9.6

34

17.3

65 - 69

1

7.1

21

16.0

10

19.2

32

16.2

70 or older

5

35.7

35

26.7

24

46.2

64

32.5

Not specified

0

.0

2

1.5

5

9.6

7

3.6

Mean

63.5

 

63.3

 

73.8

 

65.9

 

SD

13.6

 

13.7

 

13.1

 

14.2

 

Region

New England

0

.0

12

9.2

7

13.5

19

9.6

Middle Atlantic

4

28.6

30

22.9

5

9.6

39

19.8

East North Central

2

14.3

21

16.0

10

19.2

33

16.8

West North Central

0

.0

8

6.1

2

3.8

10

5.1

South Atlantic

2

14.3

14

10.7

10

19.2

26

13.2

East South Central

0

.0

4

3.1

2

3.8

6

3.0

West South Central

1

7.1

9

6.9

0

.0

10

5.1

Mountain

1

7.1

5

3.8

1

1.9

7

3.6

Pacific

1

7.1

17

13.0

12

23.1

30

15.2

Canada

0

.0

5

3.8

2

3.8

7

3.6

Other

3

21.4

6

4.6

1

1.9

10

5.1

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 23 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

14

100.0

131

100.0

52

100.0

197

100.0

Highest degree

               

PhD

1

7.1

119

90.8

50

96.2

170

86.3

EdD

0

.0

2

1.5

0

.0

2

1.0

PsyD

0

.0

2

1.5

0

.0

2

1.0

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

2

1.5

2

3.8

4

2.0

Masters

12

85.7

4

3.1

0

.0

16

8.1

Baccalaureate/ Associate

1

7.1

1

.8

0

.0

2

1.0

Not specified

0

.0

1

.8

0

.0

1

.5

Years since degree

               

Less than 5

0

.0

5

3.8

0

.0

5

2.5

5 - 9

0

.0

5

3.8

0

.0

5

2.5

10 - 14

2

14.3

10

7.6

0

.0

12

6.1

15 - 19

1

7.1

6

4.6

0

.0

7

3.6

20 - 24

0

.0

12

9.2

0

.0

12

6.1

25 or more

10

71.4

90

68.7

51

98.1

151

76.6

Not specified

1

7.1

3

2.3

1

1.9

5

2.5

Mean

35.8

 

32.0

 

47.0

 

36.3

 

SD

15.6

 

15.7

 

13.1

 

16.3

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 23 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

14

100.0

131

100.0

52

100.0

197

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Clinical

2

14.3

11

8.4

3

5.8

16

8.1

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

1

.8

0

.0

1

.5

Counseling psychology

1

7.1

4

3.1

0

.0

5

2.5

Geropsychology

0

.0

1

.8

0

.0

1

.5

Health

0

.0

1

.8

3

5.8

4

2.0

Subtotal

3

21.4

18

13.7

6

11.5

27

13.7

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

2

1.5

1

1.9

3

1.5

Developmental

0

.0

2

1.5

1

1.9

3

1.5

Educational

0

.0

2

1.5

0

.0

2

1.0

Environmental

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.9

1

.5

Experimental

0

.0

4

3.1

2

3.8

6

3.0

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

4

3.1

0

.0

4

2.0

Industrial/Organizational

3

21.4

15

11.5

5

9.6

23

11.7

Neurosciences

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.9

1

.5

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

1

7.1

3

2.3

0

.0

4

2.0

Social

3

21.4

28

21.4

13

25.0

44

22.3

Subtotal

7

50.0

60

45.8

24

46.2

91

46.2

Other fields

Business or Management

1

7.1

21

16.0

4

7.7

26

13.2

Cognitive science

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.9

1

.5

Communications/Journalism

0

.0

1

.8

0

.0

1

.5

Education, Teaching

0

.0

1

.8

0

.0

1

.5

Engineering

0

.0

1

.8

0

.0

1

.5

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

0

.0

2

3.8

2

1.0

Other

2

14.3

20

15.3

13

25.0

35

17.8

Subtotal

3

21.4

44

33.6

20

38.5

67

34.0

Science designation

General science

3

21.4

18

13.7

8

15.4

29

14.7

Core science

4

28.6

46

35.1

22

42.3

72

36.5

Neither

6

42.9

58

44.3

20

38.5

84

42.6

Not specified

1

7.1

9

6.9

2

3.8

12

6.1

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 23 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

14

100.0

131

100.0

52

100.0

197

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

6

42.9

54

41.2

29

55.8

89

45.2

Working part time

0

.0

4

3.1

3

5.8

7

3.6

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

2

1.5

1

1.9

3

1.5

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

1

.8

0

.0

1

.5

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.9

1

.5

Retired and not working

0

.0

5

3.8

8

15.4

13

6.6

Retired and still working

0

.0

4

3.1

2

3.8

6

3.0

Employed; status not known

2

14.3

1

.8

0

.0

3

1.5

Not specified

6

42.9

60

45.8

8

15.4

74

37.6

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

2

14.3

28

21.4

10

19.2

40

20.3

Not licensed/unknown

12

85.7

103

78.6

42

80.8

157

79.7

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

2

33.3

26

48.1

20

69.0

48

53.9

Four-year colleges

0

.0

2

3.7

2

6.9

4

4.5

Other academic settings

0

.0

2

3.7

0

.0

2

2.2

Schools & other educational settings

0

.0

1

1.9

0

.0

1

1.1

Independent practice

0

.0

4

7.4

0

.0

4

4.5

Hospital

0

.0

1

1.9

0

.0

1

1.1

Clinic

0

.0

0

.0

1

3.4

1

1.1

Other human service

0

.0

1

1.9

0

.0

1

1.1

Business & industry

1

16.7

3

5.6

0

.0

4

4.5

Government

1

16.7

1

1.9

1

3.4

3

3.4

Other

1

16.7

13

24.1

4

13.8

18

20.2

Not specified

1

16.7

0

.0

1

3.4

2

2.2

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

4

66.7

31

57.4

22

75.9

57

64.0

Education

2

33.3

30

55.6

20

69.0

52

58.4

Health/mental health services

1

16.7

4

7.4

1

3.4

6

6.7

Educational services

0

.0

7

13.0

1

3.4

8

9.0

Other applied psychology

2

33.3

12

22.2

6

20.7

20

22.5

Management/administration

5

83.3

28

51.9

13

44.8

46

51.7

Other employment activities

2

33.3

10

18.5

5

17.2

17

19.1

Not specified

1

16.7

11

20.4

7

24.1

19

21.3

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

16.7

19

35.2

15

51.7

35

39.3

Education

2

33.3

9

16.7

2

6.9

13

14.6

Mental Health Services

0

.0

3

5.6

0

.0

3

3.4

Applied Psychology

1

16.7

3

5.6

0

.0

4

4.5

Management/administration

1

16.7

8

14.8

4

13.8

13

14.6

Other activities

0

.0

1

1.9

0

.0

1

1.1

Not specified

1

16.7

11

20.4

8

27.6

20

22.5

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