The Vice-Chancellor's Office

London Metropolitan University is led by Vice-Chancellor Professor John Raftery, who joined the University in August 2014. John was previously Pro-Vice Chancellor at Oxford Brookes University.

John is supported in his work by Deputy Vice-Chancellor Professor Peter McCaffery, and Deputy Chief Executive Paul Bowler.

With Professor Raftery at the helm, this dedicated team commits itself to the realisation of the University's key goals. These include:



  • Providing a quality learning experience for our students
  • Enhancing student participation and ensuring fair access
  • Advancing new knowledge and its applications
  • Driving resources harder