Rice will begin the role on August 11.
Hogan also lifted restrictions on outdoor dining beginning Saturday.
The university will invest $40 million to recruit faculty from underrepresented groups.
More than two-thirds of faculty and staff on campus reported being at least partially vaccinated.
Two incidents were reported to the university’s Office of Student Conduct and Bias Incident Support Services.
PHA's executive board is attempting to use a clause in its current policies to leverage authority over COVID-19 violations.
The university will also loosen several coronavirus-related restrictions next week.
The $1.9 trillion bill is the third economic relief bill passed since the beginning of the pandemic to fund education.
David Mussington was appointed executive assistant director for infrastructure security within the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency.