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Advisor's Move to Another University: Should I Identify as a Visiting Student or Visiting Researcher?

The mere fact that your advisor is now at University B and that you are hanging out at their campus does not make you affiliated with University B. So the first question to determine is whether you ...
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Advisor's Move to Another University: Should I Identify as a Visiting Student or Visiting Researcher?

In many universities in the US, visiting positions (researcher/student/fellow) are honorary positions that come with a formal affiliation with the university being visited, and other standard benefits ...
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How to study and follow a lecture if it feels like the professor is info dumping and cramming too much information in 1 class period?

Your question seems to voice essentially four concerns: The teacher(s) don't follow the textbook You find the presentation complicated You are unsure what to read in the textbook The teachers either ...
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Industry-funded postdoc at university -- how does it work?

What you are trying to do is actually quite illegal - circumventing immigration laws which tend to be quite strongly enforced in the US, and (hopefully) with most universities as this is a system they ...
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A top German professor practises scientific misconduct according to his own institute's guidelines. What should be done about this?

I agree with your premise that this is a severe breach of ethics and, in ideal world, something should be done about it. I also totally agree with Dr. H that it will be an uphill battle. Authorship ...
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Advisor's Move to Another University: Should I Identify as a Visiting Student or Visiting Researcher?

This is a matter for University B to decide not you. From what you've written it sounds like you have no formal relationship with University B. Yes your advisor now works there but by your own ...
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