Division 18: 2012

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 18 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

17

100.0

606

100.0

110

100.0

733

100.0

Gender

Men

9

52.9

365

60.2

88

80.0

462

63.0

Women

8

47.1

241

39.8

22

20.0

271

37.0

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

8

1.3

2

1.8

10

1.4

Asian

1

5.9

9

1.5

0

.0

10

1.4

Hispanic

1

5.9

13

2.1

0

.0

14

1.9

Black

1

5.9

18

3.0

1

.9

20

2.7

White

10

58.8

452

74.6

103

93.6

565

77.1

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

7

1.2

1

.9

8

1.1

Not specified

4

23.5

99

16.3

3

2.7

106

14.5

Age

30 - 34

1

5.9

20

3.3

1

.9

22

3.0

35 - 39

0

.0

41

6.8

1

.9

42

5.7

40 - 44

1

5.9

47

7.8

3

2.7

51

7.0

45 - 49

2

11.8

45

7.4

2

1.8

49

6.7

50 - 54

1

5.9

67

11.1

5

4.5

73

10.0

55 - 59

2

11.8

96

15.8

11

10.0

109

14.9

60 - 64

3

17.6

112

18.5

25

22.7

140

19.1

65 - 69

2

11.8

79

13.0

22

20.0

103

14.1

70 or older

5

29.4

77

12.7

39

35.5

121

16.5

Not specified

0

.0

22

3.6

1

.9

23

3.1

Mean

60.2

 

57.1

 

67.3

 

58.8

 

SD

12.7

 

12.7

 

12.8

 

13.2

 

Region

New England

3

17.6

51

8.4

8

7.3

62

8.5

Middle Atlantic

2

11.8

72

11.9

9

8.2

83

11.3

East North Central

2

11.8

91

15.0

5

4.5

98

13.4

West North Central

0

.0

47

7.8

7

6.4

54

7.4

South Atlantic

3

17.6

107

17.7

33

30.0

143

19.5

East South Central

3

17.6

26

4.3

5

4.5

34

4.6

West South Central

0

.0

57

9.4

13

11.8

70

9.5

Mountain

0

.0

36

5.9

6

5.5

42

5.7

Pacific

4

23.5

105

17.3

21

19.1

130

17.7

Canada

0

.0

8

1.3

2

1.8

10

1.4

Other

0

.0

6

1.0

1

.9

7

1.0

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 18 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

17

100.0

606

100.0

110

100.0

733

100.0

Highest degree

               

PhD

3

17.6

487

80.4

102

92.7

592

80.8

EdD

1

5.9

17

2.8

4

3.6

22

3.0

PsyD

0

.0

90

14.9

2

1.8

92

12.6

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

8

1.3

2

1.8

10

1.4

Masters

10

58.8

1

.2

0

.0

11

1.5

Not specified

3

17.6

3

.5

0

.0

6

.8

Years since degree

               

Less than 5

1

5.9

33

5.4

0

.0

34

4.6

5 - 9

2

11.8

62

10.2

2

1.8

66

9.0

10 - 14

1

5.9

71

11.7

3

2.7

75

10.2

15 - 19

3

17.6

65

10.7

3

2.7

71

9.7

20 - 24

0

.0

81

13.4

7

6.4

88

12.0

25 or more

9

52.9

280

46.2

95

86.4

384

52.4

Not specified

1

5.9

14

2.3

0

.0

15

2.0

Mean

24.4

 

23.7

 

37.4

 

25.8

 

SD

14.6

 

13.2

 

12.6

 

14.0

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 18 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

17

100.0

606

100.0

110

100.0

733

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

0

.0

4

.7

1

.9

5

.7

Clinical

8

47.1

360

59.4

63

57.3

431

58.8

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

8

1.3

1

.9

9

1.2

Counseling psychology

3

17.6

48

7.9

3

2.7

54

7.4

Forensic

0

.0

22

3.6

3

2.7

25

3.4

Geropsychology

0

.0

1

.2

2

1.8

3

.4

Health

0

.0

10

1.7

3

2.7

13

1.8

School

0

.0

3

.5

0

.0

3

.4

Subtotal

11

64.7

456

75.2

76

69.1

543

74.1

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

0

.0

1

.9

1

.1

Community

0

.0

6

1.0

5

4.5

11

1.5

Developmental

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Educational

1

5.9

1

.2

0

.0

2

.3

Experimental

0

.0

0

.0

1

.9

1

.1

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

0

.0

1

.9

1

.1

Industrial/Organizational

1

5.9

14

2.3

2

1.8

17

2.3

Neurosciences

0

.0

0

.0

1

.9

1

.1

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

1

.2

1

.9

2

.3

Social

0

.0

1

.2

2

1.8

3

.4

Subtotal

2

11.8

25

4.1

14

12.7

41

5.6

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

0

.0

1

.9

1

.1

Cognitive science

0

.0

0

.0

1

.9

1

.1

Counseling

0

.0

4

.7

2

1.8

6

.8

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

6

1.0

1

.9

7

1.0

Education, Teaching

0

.0

4

.7

1

.9

5

.7

Law

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Organizational Behavior

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Political Science

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Public Admin

0

.0

2

.3

1

.9

3

.4

Public Health

1

5.9

2

.3

4

3.6

7

1.0

Rehabilitation

0

.0

3

.5

0

.0

3

.4

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

0

.0

2

1.8

2

.3

Social Work

1

5.9

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Other

0

.0

27

4.5

6

5.5

33

4.5

Subtotal

2

11.8

51

8.4

19

17.3

72

9.8

Science designation

                 

General science

1

5.9

35

5.8

14

12.7

50

6.8

Core science

1

5.9

7

1.2

10

9.1

18

2.5

Neither

13

76.5

490

80.9

85

77.3

588

80.2

Not specified

2

11.8

74

12.2

1

.9

77

10.5

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 18 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

17

100.0

606

100.0

110

100.0

733

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

4

23.5

350

57.8

63

57.3

417

56.9

Working part time

0

.0

20

3.3

7

6.4

27

3.7

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.3

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Retired and not working

4

23.5

17

2.8

13

11.8

34

4.6

Retired and still working

0

.0

9

1.5

6

5.5

15

2.0

Employed; status not known

0

.0

3

.5

0

.0

3

.4

Not specified

9

52.9

204

33.7

21

19.1

234

31.9

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

6

35.3

488

80.5

86

78.2

580

79.1

Not licensed/unknown

11

64.7

118

19.5

24

21.8

153

20.9

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

0

.0

24

6.9

16

25.4

40

9.6

Four-year colleges

0

.0

2

.6

0

.0

2

.5

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

8

2.3

3

4.8

11

2.6

Other academic settings

0

.0

2

.6

3

4.8

5

1.2

Independent practice

1

25.0

52

14.9

2

3.2

55

13.2

Hospital

0

.0

120

34.3

22

34.9

142

34.1

Clinic

1

25.0

15

4.3

2

3.2

18

4.3

Other human service

1

25.0

19

5.4

0

.0

20

4.8

Business & industry

0

.0

3

.9

0

.0

3

.7

Government

1

25.0

81

23.1

9

14.3

91

21.8

Other

0

.0

22

6.3

6

9.5

28

6.7

Not specified

0

.0

2

.6

0

.0

2

.5

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

25.0

91

26.0

37

58.7

129

30.9

Education

2

50.0

145

41.4

33

52.4

180

43.2

Health/mental health services

4

100.0

277

79.1

35

55.6

316

75.8

Educational services

1

25.0

70

20.0

11

17.5

82

19.7

Other applied psychology

2

50.0

159

45.4

25

39.7

186

44.6

Management/administration

2

50.0

193

55.1

42

66.7

237

56.8

Other employment activities

1

25.0

68

19.4

16

25.4

85

20.4

Not specified

0

.0

32

9.1

7

11.1

39

9.4

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

15

4.3

10

15.9

25

6.0

Education

0

.0

18

5.1

6

9.5

24

5.8

Mental Health Services

3

75.0

173

49.4

14

22.2

190

45.6

Educational Services

0

.0

2

.6

1

1.6

3

.7

Applied Psychology

0

.0

29

8.3

6

9.5

35

8.4

Management/administration

1

25.0

78

22.3

19

30.2

98

23.5

Other activities

0

.0

3

.9

0

.0

3

.7

Not specified

0

.0

32

9.1

7

11.1

39

9.4

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