Cynthia Miller-Idriss's primary research areas are on the cultural dimensions of radical and extreme right youth subcultures and school-based responses to radical and extreme youth engagement. She also writes widely on higher education issues, particularly related to the internationalization of universities and the far right’s impact on the higher education sector. Her most recent book is The Extreme Gone Mainstream: Commercialization and Far Right Youth Culture in Germany (Princeton University Press, 2018).
Miller-Idriss writes frequently for mainstream audiences on issues of youth radicalization, white supremacist extremism, and education, and appears regularly in the US and European print and broadcast media as an expert source and political commentator. She is currently at work on a new book, Hate in the Homeland: The New Places and Spaces of Far Right Extremism, to be published in fall 2020.