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Montserrat Fuentes

Adjunct Professor

Goodnight Distinguished Professor

Montserrat Fuentes


NCSU Statistics Department
2311 Stinson Drive
Campus Box 8203
Raleigh, NC 27695-8203


  • Ph.D., Statistics, University of Chicago, 1998.

Research Interests

  • Environmental Statistics
  • Spatial Statistics
  • Spectral Methods

D.D. Mason Award Winner : 2015-2016

This award is made in recognition of Professor Fuentes's outstanding contributions as Head of the Department of Statistics 2011-2016. She has been a strong advocate for the Department at all levels (College, University, Statistics Profession), graduate students, faculty, and staff. Her tenure has been characterized by openness and transparency and fairness, the hiring and retention of outstanding faculty and staff, the nurturing of students/staff/faculty, and the creation of policies both within the Department and across campus that protect fundamental rights.