If you don't know anything much about information architecture - or even if you think you do - this 30 minute podcast is well worth a listen.
Donna Spencer is an experienced IA consultant with lots of experience of information-driven, government websites, which translates well into the university sector.
In this podcast, she speaks with Jared Spool about how she goes about structuring a website, liaising with managers and content owners, and working towards a user-centred structure.
Unsurprisingly, it all boils down to clear business objectives, user goals and an iterative approach. Even the experts don't get it right first time...
Information Architecture Essentials - Donna Spencer in conversation with Jared Spool (listen online or download mp3 podcast)
The download page also includes a text summary of the interview.