There are a couple of funded PhD positions available at the University of Auckland, New Zealand.
The topics are, roughly,
1) Advanced material models and variability
2) Biomimetic sensing and adhesion.
The deadline for applications is Friday, October 29, 2010. Please send a current CV, a statement of purpose, and transcripts/grades from your undergraduate work (and master's work if you have a master's degree in a related field).